hairnet


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hair·net

 (hâr′nĕt′)
n.
A mesh for holding the hair in place.

hairnet

(ˈhɛəˌnɛt)
n
(Hairdressing & Grooming) any of several kinds of light netting worn over the hair to keep it in place
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hairnet - a small net that some women wear over their hair to keep it in placehairnet - a small net that some women wear over their hair to keep it in place
meshwork, meshing, network, mesh, net - an open fabric of string or rope or wire woven together at regular intervals
Translations
haarnetje

hairnet

[ˈhɛənet] Nredecilla f

hairnet

hair net [ˈhɛərnɛt] nrésille fhair oil nhuile f capillaire

hairnet

[ˈhɛəˌnɛt] nretina (per capelli)
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ALTHOUGH I like to see men with long hair, providing that it is kept clean and neat, which Michael O'Hare's is, I would have thought that in his line of work, ie being a chef, he should be either keeping it tied up or in a hairnet perhaps, as he would be expected to do if he were female, when preparing food.
I bet she longs to sit around in her hairnet and jim-jams watching EastEnders and scoffing chipsticks.
Plus it turns out that a day of leaning over a judging table, wearing a white coat made out of bin bag and a hairnet, stuffing the face with savoury baked goods, is surprisingly hard work.
In the 50's and 60's almost all women slept with a hairnet, even style icons like Sophia Loren, Audrey Hepburn and Grace Kelly.
beardy man this Christmas, what better gift to buy him than a 'beard net' - it's a hairnet, for face fur.
They used a hairnet of 124 electrodes, and recorded electroencephalograms (EEG) while they played sleeping babies a series of beeps that were interspersed with different sounds.
Once these complaints are filed, we carry out our own investigation and if we find that the food establishment in question did not follow safety procedures, such as wearing a hairnet, then the appropriate warnings and fines will be implemented," explained Krishna.
Inset, Jennifer in hairnet Dawn and Jennifer (as Ann) on set Ade plays Dick in the new show picture exclusive Lashings of fun.
Invariably kitted out in double-breasted coat and hairnet, Ena was caretaker of the mission hall and spent much of her time criticising the behaviour of the Street's other inhabitants in uncompromsing terms.
Butterfly net, hairnet, volleyball net--how are they alike?
High school students, administrators, faculty members, parents, grandparents and their neighbors stood hairnet to hairnet between 3 and 9 p.
Lemmy, along with another machine shop worker, was sent home and told not to return until (for safety reasons) he either had a hair cut or agreed to wear a hairnet.