glam

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glam

 (glăm)
n.
1. Flamboyant glamour.
2. Glam rock.
adj.
1. Flamboyantly glamorous.
2. Relating to glam rock.

[Short for glamour.]
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glam

(ɡlæm)
adj
informal short for glamorous
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glam

(glæm) Informal. n.
1. glamour.
adj.
2. glamorous.
[1960–65; by shortening]
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Translations

glam

[glæm]
A. VT to glam up [+ person] → acicalar; [+ building, area] → mejorar el aspecto de
B. ADJ = glamorous
C. N = glamour
D. CPD glam rock Nglam rock m
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glam

[ˈglæm] (British) adj (= glamorous) → glamour invglammed up adjglamour inv
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glam

adj (inf)schick
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In her Instagram stories on Monday, Shay shared a video of her being glammed up by Filipino make-up artist Robbie Pinera and hairstylist Raymond Santiago.
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He also enjoys dressing up and being made up or glammed up by his sister in beautiful princess clothes.
This straight-cut lace shirt, PS39.99 from Mango, with threequarter-length sleeves will work for the office, paired with dark, straight-leg trousers, and glammed up for a night out with bright or sparkly clutch and heels.
We checked out whether people were more likely to help our model Chloe Webb, 26, when she was glammed up or when she dressed down.
"Nothing beats getting glammed up for a party, and you can never have too many reasons to dress up," said Karen Stevens, Children's Hospital spokeswoman.