blow-dry blow-dry

Definition(s):

  • (v) dry hair with a hair dryer

Usage(s):

  1. A popular destination is the hair salon, where stylists shout at passersby offering a can't-miss deal: a trim, wash and blow-dry, for the unbeatable price of zero yuan.
  2. Though you may not know it by the picture beside my column, I blow-dry my hair.
  3. Like any proper Shanghai pooch, Victor goes for a bath, blow-dry and pedi-pedi every 10 days.

News

  1. Shine chicken beaks? Blow-dry bulls? That's what it takes to compete at a county fair

    WAUSAU, Wis. — While weaving through the countless barns and animal pens at Marathon Park, it's plain to see 4-H members from all over central Wisconsin with their exhibit animals. Take a closer look, and you'll spot brushes, skin and hair oil, nail clippers, scissors and blow-dryers.
    on August 12, 2013     Source: Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

  2. Strands of strength helps hair colorist

    Matt Holder Hairdressing held a blow-dry benefit called “Strands of Strength” Saturday to benefit Holder, who has stage four squamous cell carcinoma. Holder, a hair colorist, has been a mentor to many, said Charlotte Boxley, who works for him.
    on August 11, 2013     Source: The Daily Reflector

  3. Blow-dry lounge opening Friday in Wellesley

    A new kind of lounge will open its doors in Wellesley Center tomorrow. At Be Styled , a blow-dry lounge at 67 Central St., women can be in and out with a trendy hairstyle in 40 minutes or less.
    on August 8, 2013     Source: Wellesley Townsman

Quotes

  1. "Some troops told me that when the PM was visiting them recently he chucked a wobbly because he couldn't blow-dry his hair," Mr Cobb told The Australian newspaper yesterday.
    on May 7, 2009 By: John Cobb Source: Times Online

  2. "People are tired of the shallow, scripted candidates with blow-dry hair," said Lt. Gov. Sally Pederson. "He has the right set of values."
    on Dec 1, 2006 By: Sally Pederson Source: Kansas City Star

  3. "David and I first met through my publicist Brad Cafarelli when we were both beginning our careers and David had just graduated from Vidal Sassoon," Kate told Fashion Week Daily.com. "I needed a blow-dry or something and he was available. Not...
    on Jun 13, 2008 By: Kate Hudson Source: Coventry Telegraph

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