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coif

coif

pronunciation:
koIf [or] kwaf
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
part of speech: noun
definition 1: any of a variety of close-fitting caps, such as those worn by nuns under their veils.
definition 2: any styling or arrangement of the hair; coiffure.
similar words:
coiffure
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: coifed, coifing, coifs
definition 1: to place a coif or a similar covering upon.
definition 2: to style or arrange (the hair).
similar words:
coiffure