platinum blonde


Definition of platinum blonde

1 : a person whose hair is of a pale silvery-blonde color
2 : the color of the hair of a platinum blonde

Examples of platinum blonde in a Sentence

She dyed her hair and now she's a platinum blonde.
Recent Examples on the Web Elsewhere in the quiet locker room, rookie defensive end Chase Winovich had tied back his bleached platinum blonde locks. Nicole Yang,, "Inside the Patriots locker room after their season-ending loss to Titans," 5 Jan. 2020 Kravitz has often worn short hair in the past, typically in between braids, locs, or a platinum blonde dye job. Leah Prinzivalli, Allure, "Zoë Kravitz Chopped Off All of Her Hair Into a Pixie Cut," 27 Nov. 2019 While platinum blonde is the closest thing Gaga has to a signature hair color, the super-light shade gives her the option to mix things up easily, and Gaga has also been known to rock a wig or two. Kara Nesvig, Teen Vogue, "Lady Gaga's Hair Went from Platinum to Bubblegum Pink," 6 Oct. 2019 Over the years, Witherspoon has tried a few different hair colors, ranging from deep brown, red hues to of course our favorite, platinum blonde. Angela Trakoshis, Allure, "Reese Witherspoon Just Revealed Her Natural Hair Color," 3 Sep. 2019 Blondie as a character was my homage, in a way, to platinum blondes from old ‘50s and ‘60s movies. Phillip Valys,, "Miami Book Fair 2019: Blondie’s Debbie Harry on ‘Face It,’ ‘Heart of Glass’ and the rapture of fame," 11 Nov. 2019 For a Chanel event over the weekend, the brand ambassador tinted just the platinum blonde sections of her hair pink. Jenna Rosenstein, Harper's BAZAAR, "Kristen Stewart Just Dyed Her Hair Bubblegum Pink," 16 Sep. 2019 Kim and Kourtney kept their hair its natural deep brunette color, while Khloé looked dramatically different by ditching her platinum blonde locks and going back to a warm, chocolate brown hue. Kaitlyn Frey,, "Khloé Kardashian Goes Back to Brunette for New KKW Fragrance Campaign with Kim and Kourtney," 29 Oct. 2019 Withington and Allen were stopped at a light when a car, driven by platinum blonde Burmah, pulled up alongside them; Tom jumped out of the vehicle brandishing a pistol. Julia Bricklin, Smithsonian, "How the ‘Blonde Rattlesnake’ Stirred Public Fascination With Female Accomplices," 24 Sep. 2019

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First Known Use of platinum blonde

1931, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Platinum blonde.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Feb. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of platinum blonde

: a person who has very light blonde hair

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