hairpiece

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noun hair·piece \-ˌpēs\

Definition of hairpiece

  1. 1 :  supplementary hair (as a switch) used in some feminine coiffures

  2. 2 :  toupee 2

Examples of hairpiece in a sentence

  1. <if no one had told me he wore a hairpiece, I would have thought his hair was his own>

1926

First Known Use of hairpiece

1926


HAIRPIECE Defined for English Language Learners

hairpiece

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noun hair·piece \-ˌpēs\

Definition of hairpiece for English Language Learners

  • : a section of real or false hair that is worn to cover a bald spot on your head or to make your hair look longer, thicker, or a different color


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