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tr.v. blow-dried, blow-dry·ing, blow-dries
To dry and often style (hair) with a handheld dryer.

blow dryer n.
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Noun1.blow dryer - a hand-held electric blower that can blow warm air onto the hairblow dryer - a hand-held electric blower that can blow warm air onto the hair; used for styling hair
blower - a device that produces a current of air
dryer, drier - an appliance that removes moisture
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If you have fine or soft hair, apply a volumising mousse and use a blowdryer to set it into your hair.
This is how we blowdry hair in Brunei," Jackie Palomo says as he goes through his customer's hairhis right hand holding a round brush, his left a blowdryer on cool setting.
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Braiding your hair is a great alternative to straightening your hair with a blowdryer.
Meanwhile, the tank was emptied by renting two kerosene heaters, each resembling a giant blowdryer, and training them on it, then pumping the stuff into barrels.
Now unless you've had your head under a blowdryer since Wednesday, you'll be aware of all the fuss.
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Apply a crayon the colour of the wood to the scratched area, heat with a blowdryer and buff the crayon into the scratch with a soft cloth.
esp) - NEAT collection from the woman who has almost as much power in her voice as she does in her blowdryer.