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A man who is a hairdresser.

[French, from coiffer, to coif, from Old French coife, coif; see coif.]


(kwɑːˈfɜː; French kwafœr)
(Hairdressing & Grooming) a hairdresser
coiffeuse fem n



n., pl. -feurs (-ˈfœr)
a male hairdresser.
coif, coiffure, coiffeur - Coif, coiffure, and coiffeur (hairdo, hairstyle) derive from Latin cofia, "helmet."
See also related terms for helmet.


A male hairdresser.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.coiffeur - a man hairdresser
hairdresser, hairstylist, styler, stylist - someone who cuts or beautifies hair


[kwɒˈfɜːʳ] Npeluquero m
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Quand la jeune fille arrive au pensionnat, on decouvre Ba Hassan en coiffeur coupant les cheveux de l'un de ses colocataires.
The lady of the house, Maria Teresa de Vallabriga, is having her hair done by her coiffeur, while her husband Don Luis (32 years her senior) plays a game of solitaire.
beaucoup moins que] Il faut etre un coiffeur de qualifie et engage pour ouvrir un salon et non pas un simple ouvrier tout juste sorti d'un centre de formation [beaucoup plus grand que], s'emporte-t-il.
Posh wore her trademark spikes boarding the plane but soon made herself comfortable, perching on coiffeur Ken Pavey's lap as they flew to Beijing.
You have to look for me if you want to come to my salon," says the coiffeur, adding, " The client has to come to us because they want understand us, not because of our fame.
He created a series of woodblock prints that show the evolution of Japanese female beauty through time, but like kabuki art, not in terms of facial expression or features but in coiffeur and fashion.
3NICKY 3 NICKY CLARKE, 55, celebrity hairdresser THIS celebrated coiffeur, who has an OBE, counts Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie among his regular clients.
Pleased with his work, the swindler struts into a neighbouring room, where an argument ensues and an enraged associate cruelly ruffles the coiffeur into humiliating disarray.
It's the kind of place where you might easily bump into George Michael in his Speedos or, in our case, the multi–millionaire coiffeur Charles Worthington.
The couple will have either to go to the coiffeur and studio early in the day or drop the whole idea in order to save time for the wedding party.
Cet ancien coiffeur et correspondant de journaux en Espagne et a Tanger, est un temoin vivant des differentes mutations de la ville depuis l'epoque internationale jusqu'a nos jours.
NICOLA, 32, a beauty therapist from Glasgow, made the mistake of picking a clueless coiffeur.