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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.
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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
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

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]
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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)
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Translations

pageboy

[ˈpeɪdʒbɔɪ] N
1. (in hotel) → botones m inv (Brit) (at wedding) → paje m
2. (also pageboy hairstyle) → estilo m paje
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

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
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

pageboy

[ˈpeɪdʒˌbɔɪ] n (attendant) → paggio; (hairstyle) → pettinatura alla paggetto
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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.
Asking him nicely, telling him forcefully and actually physically dragging him into the nearest barber's shop have all spectacularly failed and he currently looks like a cross between Liam Gallagher circa 1999 and a pageboy at a royal wedding in the 1980s.
This year's royal party is Queen Sofia Young, attendants Emily Clarke and Megan Davis, and pageboy Joseph Moore will lead the fancy dress parade through the village at noon, with judging earlier at 11.15am at the community centre.
With her pageboy haircut that she got last January, Ellie looked adorable, posing for pictures with her dad on the trip.
On Monday, Pitt, 55, looked scruffy as he headed out in Los Angeles, sporting a grizzled beard, gray pageboy cap, olive green tee, black jacket, and gray jeans.
The brother and sister have been given the role of bridesmaid and pageboy twice before at their aunt Pippa's wedding last year and uncle Prince Harry wedding toMeghan Marklein May.
Zara Mailer (11) and Milton Pageboy make a fearsome team and they will compete in the Kathleen Wood 128cm Children's Riding Pony of the Year at the 70th Horse of the Year Show.
Children played a big part in the couple's wedding yesterday; Harry's nephew Prince George, four, was a pageboy while niece Princess Charlotte and goddaughter Florence van Cutsem, both three, were bridesmaids.
11 Meghan walks up the steps, with pageboy twins Brian and John Mulroney, seven, holding the 5m white silk veil of her stunning dress.
Pageboy George, four, will be joined by Jasper Dyer, six.
Harry has paid tribute to former mentor and close friend Mark Dyer by requesting his son Jasper as a pageboy, while Ms Markle has publicly recognised one of her best friends, stylist Jessica Mulroney, by choosing her daughter and twin sons to take part in the wedding.
The three-year-old pageboy burst into tears after mum Kate scolded him for throwing a tantrum.