pageboy

or page boy

[peyj-boi]

noun

a hair style in which the hair is rolled under, usually at shoulder-length.
a youth or man who works as a page, as at a hotel.

Nearby words

  1. page-three,
  2. page-turner,
  3. pageant,
  4. pageantic,
  5. pageantry,
  6. pager,
  7. paget,
  8. paget's cell,
  9. paget's disease,
  10. paget, sir james

Origin of pageboy

First recorded in 1900–05; page2 + boy

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British Dictionary definitions for pageboy

pageboy

noun

a smooth medium-length hairstyle with the ends of the hair curled under and a long fringe falling onto the forehead from the crown
a less common word for page 2 (def. 1)
another word for page 2 (def. 2)
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