salon Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “salon” in the English Dictionary

"salon" in British English

See all translations

salonnoun [C]

uk   /ˈsæl.ɒn/  us   /səˈlɑːn/

salon noun [C] (SHOP)

B1 a ​shop where you can get a ​particularservice, ​especiallyconnected with ​beauty or ​fashion: a ​beauty salon a ​hairdressing/​hair salon

salon noun [C] (MEETING)

literary a ​meeting of ​writers, ​painters, etc., at the ​house of someone ​famous or ​important: a literary salon
(Definition of salon from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"salon" in American English

See all translations

salonnoun [C]

 us   /səˈlɑn, ˈsæl·ɑn/
a ​store where you can ​obtain esp. a ​beautyservice or ​fashionableclothes: a ​beauty/​tanning/​hair salon

salonnoun [C]

 us   /sæˈlɔ̃, səˈlɑn/
a ​regularmeeting of ​important or ​influentialpeople, esp. of writers or ​artists at the ​house of someone ​famous: the ​Paris salon of Gertrude Stein
(Definition of salon from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of salon?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

having male and female students being taught together in the same school or college rather than separately

Word of the Day