Noun(1) a woman's hairstyle in which the hair gives a puffy appearance
Adjective(1) being puffed out; used of hair style or clothing
(1) The predominance of bouffant silver hair and whiskers was most impressive.(2) Fashion's current obsession with all things 1960s makes bouffant hair a big trend.(3) On her first major public engagement in Ireland, she chose to wear a bouffant hair style, short Sixties-style tweed suit and black patent sling backs.(4) As for the women, they all had hair piled high on their head like a bouffant crown or frame and bodies bound under fishnet unitards and undersized brassieres.(5) The breathtakingly beautiful Carmen did a turn at the premiere on February 26th with a short sassy bouffant style with attitude to match.(6) An urban dandy, powder-dry, with a bouffant stiff enough to scrub a floor, Weinstein is one of the more durable figures in New York's nightworld.(7) Pictured on the album cover in a memorable pose, the Gibb brothers were all wide smiles, bouffant hair and tight white outfits, but the music marked the pinnacle of their career and propelled the Bee Gees to superstardom.(8) Her short blonde hair was teased into a bouffant style, but her eyes were hidden by an elegant scarlet mask.(9) With these styles becoming popular hats were going out of fashion as they could not sit on the bouffant styles, and did not suit the gamine image.(10) She was sitting there, her hair in perfect bouffant fashion, manicured fingers tapping a staccato beat.(11) With her sparkling frocks and big, bouffant hair, she was always popping up on Top of the Pops, belting out hits like My Simple Heart and When Will I See You Again?(12) She retreats behind a dressing screen, changing into a more chic, black dress and ripping the blonde, bouffant wig off her head.(13) Then there is his series of bad hairdos, from blonde bouffant to permed mullet.(14) And three years ago Elizabeth Taylor briefly abandoned her trademark black bouffant for shocking silver, and what an impact it made.(15) One small detail would be that Sean Penn's character is made up to look a bit TOO sadistic, with his bouffant hair style and coiled facial hair coming off as a bit too mean.(16) Roof off is of course mandatory in a car like this unless the heavens have opened, but don't expect bouffant hair to stay intact.
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Thanks for discovering penicillin.
Now how about we try a BOUFFANT?
The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 16
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