coiffure

[ kwah-fyoo r; French kwa-fyr ]SEE DEFINITION OF coiffure
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Her gown was a miracle, her hat was another, and her coiffure a third.

I see now where the present bedlamite style of coiffure comes from.

The coiffure was German, and she wore a collar like an order.

You see here every variety of coiffure that has ever been known.

Princess Mary grew quite unconscious of her face and coiffure.

Then it will be necessary to modify the style of madame's coiffure.

You can see how much more stylish and becoming the present coiffure is.

With a frown she dropped her stick and turned her attention from horticulture to coiffure.

The coiffure represents the front of the figure on the left.

This coiffure has been not only adopted by her subjects, but also by royal widows abroad.

WORD ORIGIN

"style or fashion of wearing the hair," 1630s, from French coiffure, from coiffer (see coiffeur).

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