hair drier

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n hair drier a hand-held electric blower that can blow warm air onto the hair; used for styling hair
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Usage

In literature:

Oily hair needs a thorough washing every two weeks, while drier tresses should not be given a bath oftener than once a month.
"The Woman Beautiful" by Helen Follett Stevans
It looked for all the world like the hair driers one finds in beauty shops.
"The Electronic Mind Reader" by John Blaine
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In news:

Unfortunately, all that fun-in-the-sun comes at a price: Your hair is likely to feel drier and more brittle as sun exposure does a number on your hair.
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