1

perm

play
noun \ˈpərm\

Examples of perm in a Sentence

  1. She got a perm last week.

First Known Use of perm

1927


2

perm

verb

Definition of perm

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to give (hair) a permanent wave

Examples of perm in a Sentence

  1. She got her hair permed at the salon.

First Known Use of perm

1928


PERM Defined for English Language Learners

perm

play
noun

Definition of perm for English Language Learners

  • : a process in which someone's hair is curled and treated with chemicals so that it remains curly for a long time

perm

verb

Definition of perm for English Language Learners

  • : to make (hair) curly for a long time by using chemicals : to give a perm to (hair)


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