(a) hair out of place


(a) hair out of place
(not) a hair out of place if someone does not have a hair out of place, their appearance is very tidy.

She was immaculate as ever, not a hair out of place.


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  • not have a hair out of place — phrase to look very tidy and clean Thesaurus: clean and tidy in appearancesynonym Main entry: hair * * * not have a hair out of place informal : to have a very neat appearance a politician who never has a hair out of place • …   Useful english dictionary

  • not a hair out of place — (not) a hair out of place if someone does not have a hair out of place, their appearance is very tidy. She was immaculate as ever, not a hair out of place …   New idioms dictionary

  • not have a hair out of place — to look very tidy and clean …   English dictionary

  • not a hair out of place — (of a person) extremely neat and tidy in appearance …   Useful english dictionary

  • out of place — 1) if someone feels out of place or is out of place, they feel uncomfortable in a particular situation or place, or they do not belong there Kieran felt very out of place among Helen s solicitor friends. 2) in the wrong position Mel looked… …   English dictionary

  • out of place — 1) she never had a hair out of place Syn: out of position, out of order, in disarray, disarranged, in a mess, messy, topsy turvy, muddled 2) he said something out of place Syn: inappropriate, unsuitable, unseemly …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • out of place — adjective Not in the proper situation or arrangement, or inappropriate for the circumstances. She comes in out of the storm with not a hair out of place …   Wiktionary

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  • hair — W1S1 [heə US her] n [: Old English; Origin: hAr] 1.) [U] the mass of things like fine threads that grows on your head ▪ She put on her lipstick and brushed her hair . ▪ I must get my hair cut it s getting very long. ▪ You ve had your hair done… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • hair — [ her ] noun *** uncount the thing that grows on your head in a mass of thin fibers: long black hair a girl with dark shoulder length hair He wore his hair in a ponytail. You need to brush your hair before you go out. a. uncount hair that grows… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English