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 On one end, there was Kaia Gerber and Emily Ratajkowski, who temporarily traded their natural brunette for golden platinum blonde. Lauren Valenti, Vogue, "The Biggest Celebrity Hair Transformations of 2020," 18 Dec. 2020 Zac Efron, our High School Musical crush, has left his signature shaggy bangs in the past and since graduated to shorter styles and bold colour choices — like his brief stint with platinum blonde last year. Sydney Clarke,, "We Don’t Mean To Alarm You, But Zac Efron Now Has A Mullet," 22 Dec. 2020 Hadid debuted a choppy, platinum blonde pixie cut, with piecey bangs swept sideways over her eyes. Emily Dixon, Marie Claire, "Bella Hadid Transformed Her Hair With a Bold Platinum Pixie Cut," 9 Dec. 2020 As the host of last Sunday's People's Choice Awards, the singer stepped on stage with platinum blonde hair extensions, a stark departure from her signature jet-black hair colour. Megan Decker,, "You Have To See Demi Lovato’s New Side-Shaved Pixie Cut," 19 Nov. 2020 No matter what, going platinum blonde will damage your hair to an extent. Bianca Rodriguez, Marie Claire, "How to Go Platinum Blonde Without Destroying Your Hair," 30 Nov. 2020 While most people know Julianne Hough as a platinum blonde, the actress and dancer has been known to experiment with her hair colour — from red to pink and every shade of bronde in between. Sarah Midkiff,, "Julianne Hough’s Hair Is Darker Than Ever," 12 Nov. 2020 Whether its floor-length box braids or a platinum blonde pixie cut, there’s pretty much no ‘do this beauty can’t pull off. Jasmine Grant, Essence, "Eva Marcille Says Her Daughter Marley Inspired Her New Locs," 10 Nov. 2020 Quinn is platinum blonde and armed with a smirk that would wilt the most calculated Disney villain. Liana Satenstein, Vogue, "Reality Check: Talking Fashion With Selling Sunset’s Christine Quinn," 21 Oct. 2020

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First Known Use of platinum blonde

1931, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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9 Feb 2021

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“Platinum blonde.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Feb. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of platinum blonde

: a person who has very light blonde hair

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