strawberry blonde


Definition of strawberry blonde

 (Entry 1 of 2)

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

strawberry blonde

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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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 Your friends, Danah and Evelyn Enclosed, along with drawings of cats, flowers, rainbows and ballerinas, was a photograph of the grinning correspondents: Raven-haired Danah Andrade and strawberry blonde Evelyn Brinkmann. Crocker Stephenson, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "How do you reach across generations? With a pen. Some paper. And an open heart.," 28 May 2018 Coming to terms with the fact that my 20-inch-long, strawberry blonde hair would most likely never come back was and is hard. Sarah Jacoby, SELF, "7 People Describe What It's Really Like to Have Alopecia," 14 May 2018

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1880, in the meaning defined at sense 1


1884, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of strawberry blonde

: a person who has reddish-blond hair

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