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English noun: coiffure

1. coiffure (body) the arrangement of the hair (especially a woman's hair)


Synonymscoif, hair style, hairdo, hairstyle


Broader (hypernym)hair


Narrower (hyponym)Afro, Afro hairdo, bang, beehive, bob, bouffant, braid, chignon, fringe, haircut, marcel, pageboy, plait, pompadour, ponytail, roach, scalp lock, thatch, tress, twist, wave


Part holonymcurl, lock, rat, ringlet, whorl


English verb: coiffure

1. coiffure (body) arrange attractively


SamplesDress my hair for the wedding.


ExamplesThey coiffure their hair


Synonymsarrange, coif, coiffe, do, dress, set


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)groom, neaten


Narrower (hyponym)bob, wave


Verb groupcurry, dress, groom









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