Translation of coiffer in English:


Pronunciation: /kwafe/


  • 1coiffer qn to do sb's hair to comb sb's hair
  • 2coiffé d'une casquette wearing a cap

v refl (+ v être) (se coiffer)

  • 1 to do or comb one's hair
  • 2se coiffer de qch to put sth on


coiffer qn au poteau [fam] or sur le fil [fam]

to beat sb by a whisker

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