French twist

noun

: a woman's hairstyle in which the hair is coiled at the rear and secured in place

Word History

First Known Use

1850, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of French twist was in 1850

Dictionary Entries Near French twist

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“French twist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/French%20twist. Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

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