platinum blonde

noun

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 Stefani donned a black and white look that featured light pink satin open chaps — and her platinum blonde hair was seen in a high ponytail. Ilana Kaplan, Peoplemag, 12 Feb. 2024 Saweetie paired her mani with equally eye-catching platinum blonde hair and a matching silvery shadow placed precisely at the outer corner of her eye, catching the light from her camera. Kara Nesvig, Allure, 17 Jan. 2024 To end the weekend, Megan Thee Stallion ate in a platinum blonde look. India Espy-Jones, Essence, 8 Jan. 2024 This included everything from matte brown shadows, and rosy blushes, to platinum blonde hair. India Espy-Jones, Essence, 8 Jan. 2024 Chamberlain continued her hot style streak at the BoF 500 Gala on Sept. 30 with her most daring look yet: platinum blonde eyebrows. Michelle Lee, Peoplemag, 27 Dec. 2023 On November 3, the 29-year-old singer debuted her spiky platinum blonde pixie cut and baby bangs on Instagram while wearing a cropped leather jacket and mini skirt set with a full face of their vegan makeup brand, About Face. Emily Tannenbaum, Glamour, 4 Nov. 2023 Eilish’s black hair, formerly dyed radioactive green and platinum blonde for different albums, was giallo-movie red in the center part. August Brown, Los Angeles Times, 11 Oct. 2023 His platinum blonde cotton candy wisp of hair shimmers in the harsh jailhouse lighting. Brian Bennett, Time, 25 Aug. 2023 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1931, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of platinum blonde was in 1931

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“Platinum blonde.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/platinum%20blonde. Accessed 27 Feb. 2024.

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