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pageboy

Pronunciation: /ˈpeɪdʒbɔɪ/

Translation of pageboy in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 2 (hairstyle) peinado (masculine) or corte (masculine) a lo paje she wears her hair in a pageboy lleva el pelo a lo paje
    Example sentences
    • This great site invites you to take a step back into the past where you can relive classic hairstyles such as the bouffant, the flip, the pixie and the pageboy.
    • By the 1940s the trend towards uniformity had eased and hair could be worn shoulder length in a pageboy style or curling at the ends or bunched in curls on top of the head.
    • She asks, and for the first time, I look at her, really look at her, the line of her blond pageboy haircut, the crust of lipstick around her mouth.

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