Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A straight hair-pin with an ornamental head.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Lacking a hair-peg, she sauntered off to her own apartments to find one, where she remained, lolling in the chaise-longue, alternately blowing smoke rings into the sunshine and nibbling a bonbon soaked in cologne.

    The Danger Mark

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