Definition of 'salon'
Example sentences containing 'salon'
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Her father sold medical equipment and her mother owned a beauty salon. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Copies of it became a fixture in the fashionable salons of that era. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The smarter literary salons provide meeting places and talking points. The Times Literary Supplement (2010)Staff at a beauty salon used a fire extinguisher and fire blanket to put out the flames and called an ambulance. Times, Sunday Times (2014)There is also a fully equipped gym, beauty spa and hair salon. The Sun (2011)The contestants all had sponsors, and most were local modelling agencies or hair salons. Times, Sunday Times (2006)There are no shops, certainly no beauty salons and no mobile phone signal. The Sun (2011)Facilities include three pools, a gym and beauty salon. Times, Sunday Times (2009)I built a salon in the house and went back to work. The Sun (2007)It isn't only hair salons. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Home beauty treatments are the perfect guilt-free way to indulge in a little pampering without the price tag of an expensive salon. The Sun (2012)So I was marched to a family friend who ran a hair salon from her front room. The Sun (2012)Why does he avoid the glitz of London's literary salons? Times, Sunday Times (2009)They have already trialled the idea and are set to open two large salons in Leicester and Chesterfield. The Sun (2011)The message delivered, he strolled across the grand salon as the 70 men in dark suits scurried at his heels. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Up to now, there's been no way round it without forking out a fortune on expensive salon or laser treatments. The Sun (2013)A number of impressive literary salons have come to life there, courting some of the biggest names in English literature. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Trends of 'salon'
Used Occasionally. salon is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'salon'
British English: salon NOUN
A salon is a place where people have their hair cut or coloured, or have beauty treatments.
...a new hair salon.
Definition of salon from the Collins English Dictionary
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