manicurist manicurist  /ˈmæ nɪ ˌkjɜ rɪst/


  • (n) a beautician who cleans and trims and polishes the fingernails


  1. Especially fond of blondes, he pats a manicurist's leg and asks her for advice, keeps a blonde canary in a cage.
  2. When the manicurist, a determined creature, followed him to Venice, the rest was easy.
  3. His mother, a manicurist, remarried and moved to a dairy farm near the Catskill Mountains of New York.



  1. "He went to see a manicurist and they can't do anything to it," said Arnsberg. "But, no doctors. We'll keep him away from doctors."
    on Mar 3, 2008 By: Brad Arnsberg Source: SLAM! Sports

  2. "I pulled a Wilhelmina for that," Williams said. "I flew in my manicurist-pedicurist from New York [to the LA set] because I knew my feet would be featured."
    on May 1, 2007 By: Vanessa Williams Source: E! Online

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