Definition of Coif

1. Noun. The arrangement of the hair (especially a woman's hair).

Exact synonyms: Coiffure, Hair Style, Hairdo, Hairstyle
Terms within: Rat, Curl, Lock, Ringlet, Whorl
Generic synonyms: Hair
Specialized synonyms: Beehive, Bouffant, Haircut, Afro, Afro Hairdo, Bang, Fringe, Bob, Wave, Braid, Plait, Tress, Twist, Chignon, Marcel, Pageboy, Pompadour, Ponytail, Roach, Scalp Lock, Thatch
Derivative terms: Coiffure, Hairstylist



2. Verb. Cover with a coif.
Generic synonyms: Cover

3. Noun. A skullcap worn by nuns under a veil or by soldiers under a hood of mail or formerly by British sergeants-at-law.
Generic synonyms: Skullcap

4. Verb. Arrange attractively. "They coif their hair "; "Dress my hair for the wedding"
Exact synonyms: Arrange, Coiffe, Coiffure, Do, Dress, Set
Specialized synonyms: Bob, Wave
Generic synonyms: Groom, Neaten
Related verbs: Curry, Dress, Groom
Derivative terms: Arrangement, Coiffure, Coiffure

Definition of Coif

1. n. A cap.

2. v. t. To cover or dress with, or as with, a coif.

Definition of Coif

1. Noun. A hairdo ¹

2. Noun. A hood; a close-fitting cap covering much of the head, widespread until XVIII century; after that worn only by small children and countrywomen ¹

3. Noun. A chain mail head gear ¹

4. Verb. (transitive) To style or arrange hair. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Coif

1. to style the hair [v -ED, -ING, -S]

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cohære
cohæred
cohærence
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cohæres
cohæring
cohæsion
coideal
coideals
coidentities
coidentity
coif (current term)
coifed
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coiffeur
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coiffeuses
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