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finger wave

noun, Hairdressing.
a wave set by impressing the fingers into hair dampened by lotion or water.
Origin of finger wave
First recorded in 1930-35 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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British Dictionary definitions for finger wave

finger wave

(hairdressing) a wave set in wet hair by using fingers and comb only
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Slang definitions & phrases for finger wave

finger wave


Giving someone the finger: she gave him the finger wave when he turned away

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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