Definition of coiffeuse in English:


Pronunciation: /-ˈfə(r)z//kwäˈf(y)o͞oz/


  • A female hairdresser.

    • ‘Carleen the Dancehall Queen, a character she created for her sketches there, morphed into Novelette, a coiffeuse who can tell everything about her clients by their hair.’
    • ‘I must send her the number of my own coiffeuse (she emphasises the French term) in Coatbridge.’
    • ‘‘They are based on vintage style but with a modern edge,’ says the US-based coiffeuse, who counts Meg Ryan and Winona Ryder among her clients.’
    • ‘So, off she went to become a celebrity coiffeuse.’