barrette

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bar·rette

 (bə-rĕt′)
n.
A small clasp for holding the hair in place.

[French, diminutive of barre, bar, from Old French; see bar1.]

barrette

(bəˈrɛt)
n
(Clothing & Fashion) a clasp or pin for holding women's hair in place
[C20: from French: a little bar, from barre bar1]

bar•rette

(bəˈrɛt)

n.
a clasp for holding a woman's or girl's hair in place.
[1900–05; < French; see bar1, -ette]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.barrette - a pin for holding women's hair in placebarrette - a pin for holding women's hair in place
pin - a small slender (often pointed) piece of wood or metal used to support or fasten or attach things
Translations

barrette

[bəˈret] N (US) → pasador m (para el pelo)

barrette

n (US) → (Haar)spange f
References in classic literature ?
She had found one of her sisters, and presently Nastasie Barette, wife of Leroux, made her appearance, holding an infant in her arms, another child by the hand, while on her left was a little cabin-boy with his hands in his pockets and his cap on his ear.
Contract award: purchase, commissioning, installation and maintenance of a ct scanner 16 barettes.
Promoted to "capitaine" at 24, he was awarded the Croix de Guerre and three barettes including the Medaille de Resistance and the Legion d'Honneur.