barrette

noun bar·rette \ bä-ˈret , bə- \

Definition of barrette

: a clip or bar for holding hair in place

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Origin and Etymology of barrette

French, diminutive of barre bar


BARRETTE Defined for English Language Learners

barrette

noun

Definition of barrette for English Language Learners

  • : a decorative clip or bar that is used to hold a girl's or woman's hair in place


BARRETTE Defined for Kids

barrette

noun bar·rette \ bä-ˈret , bə- \

Definition of barrette for Students

: a clasp or bar used to hold hair in place


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