hair style

or hair·style


a style of cutting, arranging, or combing the hair; hairdo; coiffure.

Origin of hair style

First recorded in 1910–15 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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British Dictionary definitions for hairstyle



a particular mode of arranging, cutting, or setting the hair
Derived Formshairstylist, noun
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Word Origin and History for hairstyle

also hair-style, "way of wearing the hair," 1913, from hair + style.

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