pageboy


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page·boy

 (pāj′boi′)
n.
1. One, usually a boy, who acts or serves as a page.
2. A hairstyle, usually shoulder-length, with the ends of the hair curled under smoothly in a loose roll.

pageboy

(ˈpeɪdʒˌbɔɪ)
n
1. (Hairdressing & Grooming) a smooth medium-length hairstyle with the ends of the hair curled under and a long fringe falling onto the forehead from the crown
2. a less common word for page21
3. (Historical Terms) another word for page22

page′boy`

or page′ boy`,



n.
1. a hairstyle in which the hair is rolled under, usu. at shoulder-length.
2. a youth serving as a page.
[1900–05]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pageboy - a boy who is employed to run errandspageboy - a boy who is employed to run errands
errand boy, messenger boy - a boy who earns money by running errands
2.pageboy - a smooth hair style with the ends of the hair curled inward
coif, coiffure, hair style, hairdo, hairstyle - the arrangement of the hair (especially a woman's hair)
Translations

pageboy

[ˈpeɪdʒbɔɪ] N
1. (in hotel) → botones m inv (Brit) (at wedding) → paje m
2. (also pageboy hairstyle) → estilo m paje

pageboy

page-boy [ˈpeɪdʒbɔɪ] n
(mainly British) (at wedding)page m
(also pageboy haircut) → coupe f au carré
She wore her light brown hair in a pageboy → Ses cheveux châtain clair étaient coiffés au carré.page break nsaut m de pagepage design nmise f en page

pageboy

[ˈpeɪdʒˌbɔɪ] n (attendant) → paggio; (hairstyle) → pettinatura alla paggetto
References in classic literature ?
His satellites- the senior clerk, a countinghouse clerk, a scullery maid, a cook, two old women, a little pageboy, the coachman, and various domestic serfs- were seeing him off.
But another pageboy did raise eyebrows when he flashed what looked suspiciously like a V-sign - innocently, of course, but it was all caught on camera.
The three-year-old pageboy burst into tears after mum Kate scolded him for throwing a tantrum.
The former Girls Aloud singer, 34, wed Justin Scott, 33, with toddler son Bobby as pageboy.
ONE pageboy collapsed in the middle of the Queen's Speech.
A BRIDE will have a special pageboy at her wedding - her doll called Bert which she treats as her real-life son.
com)-- Clark Solutions introduces the Pageboy Series SFD15 Pneumatic Diaphragm Pump.
Looking like The Terminator with an awful pageboy haircut, Spanish actor Javier Bardem is truly terrifying as Anton Chigurh, the dead-eyed hitman whose weapon of choice is the kind of gas-powered bolt gun favoured for killing abattoir cattle.
When I was seven years old I was pageboy at a wedding.
The closure of the Broadgate venue triggered a stream of memories for former pageboy Allan Davies, who was on duty on the day it first opened at 8am, on 1 April, 1955.
He's dressed in a mint green suit and sports a blond pageboy wig.
Contemporary photographs all catch the writer's arched, boomerang eyebrows, the lovingly curled pageboy coif, and the long, bony face that is equal parts Olive Oyl, Joyce Carol Oates, and Seabiscuit.