Definition of hairslide in English:



  • A typically bar-shaped clip or ornament for the hair.

    North American term barrette
    • ‘Mum was cross because my gilt hairslides went rusty but I didn't care.’
    • ‘You'll find an elegant range of handcrafted hairslides and bangles with Celtic and Claddagh motifs.’
    • ‘And they are introducing a range of fashion items such as T-shirts with slogans, jewelery, such as hairslides, and bedding.’
    • ‘A combination hairslide and necklace was accepted for entry into the 2005/06 Exhibition and was on show from mid November 2005 until mid January 2006.’
    • ‘She is adorable and I like her little ladybird hairslide!’