French twist
noun Date: 1855 a woman's hairstyle in which the hair is coiled at the rear and secured in place

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  • French twist — French twist, a woman s hair style in which the hair is spiraled up from the back of the head and fastened into a vertical roll. * * * n. a hairstyle in which the hair is tucked into a vertical roll down the back of the head * * * ˌFrench ˈtwist… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • French twist — n. a woman s hairstyle in which the hair is pulled back and twisted into a vertical coil running down the back of the head * * * …   Universalium

  • French twist — n. a woman s hairstyle in which the hair is pulled back and twisted into a vertical coil running down the back of the head …   English World dictionary

  • French Twist — Infobox film director=Josiane Balasko writer=Josiane Balasko Patrick Aubrée Telsche Boorman (story) released =8 February 1995 runtime=104 min country=France language=French imdb id=0113149 French Twist , also known as Gazon maudit, is a 1995… …   Wikipedia

  • French twist. — See French roll. [1875 80] * * * …   Universalium

  • French twist. — See French roll. [1875 80] …   Useful english dictionary

  • French twist (hairstyle) — A French twist is a common updo hair styling technique. It is created by gathering hair in a low ponytail (not secured) and twisting the ponytail upwards until it turns in on itself against the head. It is then secured with pins, clips, sticks or …   Wikipedia

  • Twist — may refer to:* Twist (comic), a comic by John Cook * Twist (physics), a force (causing twisting) * Twist (poker), a special round in some variants of stud poker * Twist ending, an unexpected conclusion or climax to a work of fiction * Transaction …   Wikipedia

  • French pleat — see ↑French roll below. • • • Main Entry: ↑French French roll or French pleat noun A hairstyle in which the hair is formed into a vertical roll at the back of the head • • • Main Entry: ↑French * * * ˌFrench ˈpleat 7 [ …   Useful english dictionary

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