strawberry blonde

noun

Definition of strawberry blonde

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : a person having reddish-blond hair
2 : a reddish-blond color

strawberry blonde

adjective
variants: or strawberry blond

Definition of strawberry blonde (Entry 2 of 2)

: of a reddish-blond color also : having reddish-blond hair a strawberry blond child spelled blond when used of a boy or man and usually blonde when used of a girl or woman

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Her strawberry blonde hair is a must; just trim the ends off this wig to nail it. Caylin Harris, Country Living, "The Best 'Big Little Lies' Costumes That'll Make You One of the Monterey 5 for Halloween," 23 Aug. 2019 The suspect is described as a man in his 30s, about 5-foot-10 and 160 pounds with strawberry blonde hair. Mark Gomez, The Mercury News, "Man injured when argument leads to shooting off Highway 17 near Los Gatos," 12 June 2019 Red heads will potentially transform to strawberry blondes. Kristi Kellogg, Teen Vogue, "How To Lighten Hair Naturally: 7 Tips for Lighter Hair," 19 June 2018 After all, this particular shade of pink is essentially an amped-up version of strawberry blonde, with plenty of warmth and orange-y undertones. Zoë Weiner, Teen Vogue, "Paris Jackson Debuts New Watermelon Pink Hair Color," 6 Aug. 2018 Those with fair complexions with pink undertones may want to try an icy strawberry blonde by adding neutral copper tones. Jessica Prince Erlich, Harper's BAZAAR, "Secrets to Gorgeous Hair Color," 17 July 2015 Moss, usually known for her bright blonde hair, is now sporting a strawberry blonde shade. Lindsey V Thompson, Allure, "Elisabeth Moss Dyed Her Hair a Gorgeous Strawberry-Blonde Color for Summer," 8 June 2018 As a natural strawberry blonde with sensitive skin, your girl is prone to some pretty serious redness. Rebecca Norris, Allure, "I Tried a Japanese Skin-Care Routine for a Month, and These Are the Results," 9 July 2018 My hair is, or was, strawberry blonde, and this new hair is definitely a different color. Melissa Dahl, The Cut, "100 Women on the Wildest Ways Their Bodies Changed After Pregnancy," 30 May 2018

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First Known Use of strawberry blonde

Noun

1880, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Adjective

1884, in the meaning defined above

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strawberry blonde

noun

English Language Learners Definition of strawberry blonde

: a person who has reddish-blond hair

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