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Definition: to do someone's hair, to put something on someone's head

Elle ne coiffe jamais les enfants - She never does the kids' hair

Il a coiffé sa fille d'une casquette - He put a cap on his daughter's head

Related: une coiffe - headdress, se coiffer - to do one's own hair, un coiffeur - hairdresser or barber, une coiffeuse - hair dresser or dressing table, coiffure - hairstyle

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Pronunciation: [kwa fay]Audio Link

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