Definition of cosmetologist in US English:

cosmetologist

noun

  • See cosmetology

    • ‘Before that I had dreams of being a cosmetologist or an interior designer.’
    • ‘If you are considering adding human hair extensions to your hair, seek a licensed cosmetologist for consultation.’
    • ‘If you have a friend who's a licensed cosmetologist, have him or her take you to your local ‘professional’ shop.’
    • ‘Similar fears were raised in America when the training for cosmetologists first began.’
    • ‘He was still officially married when he and Yvonne, a cosmetologist, moved in together, and he was in no rush to make matters legal.’

Pronunciation

cosmetologist

/ˌkɑzməˈtɑlədʒəst//ˌkäzməˈtäləjəst/