Definition of hairdryer in English:


Line breaks: hair|dryer
Pronunciation: /ˈhɛːdrʌɪə
(also hairdrier)


An electrical device for drying a person’s hair by blowing warm air over it.
More example sentences
  • Dry your hair with a hairdryer using a big round hair-brush, being certain that you direct the tip of the dryer down parallel to your hair.
  • Scattered around in interlinked systems are kettles, irons, a hot plate, mixers, electric fans, hairdryers and other household appliances.
  • You can also use a hairdryer with a diffuser attachment to blow-dry your hair.

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