Meaning of manicure in English
Definitions1. trim carefully and neatly
- « manicure fingernails »
- 2. care for (one's hand) by cutting and shaping the nails, etc.
Etymologylate 19th century: from French, from Latin manus‘hand’ + cura‘care’
Definitions1. professional care for the hands and fingernails
- « Learning operatic roles is ongoing, and I find that I can learn on the train or subway, during a manicure, getting my hair done, and even while driving if I only look at the score at red lights. » Renee Fleming
- « I hope I can help guys come out and say, 'All right, dude, I got a manicure... and I liked it.' » Ryan Seacrest