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Definition of Salon


  1. An apartment for the reception and exhibition of works of art; hence, an annual exhibition of paintings, sculptures, etc., held in Paris by the Society of French Artists; -- sometimes called the Old Salon. New Salon is a popular name for an annual exhibition of paintings, sculptures, etc., held in Paris at the Champs de Mars, by the Societe Nationale des Beaux-Arts (National Society of Fine Arts), a body of artists who, in 1890, seceded from the Societe des Artistes Francais (Society of French Artists).
  2. An apartment for the reception of company; hence, in the plural, fashionable parties; circles of fashionable society.

Salon Quotations

I have nothing but the highest regard for 'Salon' and its commitment to independent and provocative journalism.
Glenn Greenwald

Best wine if you're stranded on a deserted island? 1982 Salon Champagne.
Gary Vaynerchuk

Working in a salon, you look at trends all day long. You're looking at color all the time, what new products are coming out. You're a part of the fashion industry, especially if you're working in a higher-end salon.
Christian Siriano

I have no regrets about launching Salon. For the life of me, I can't imagine doing anything else.
David Talbot

I once had a friend who did the hair for sci-fi movies, and after a particularly bad break-up I stupidly went to her salon and told her she could do anything she liked. She dyed the bottom cherry red and the top peroxide blonde.
Sally Phillips
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Salon Translations

salon in Danish is aula
salon in Dutch is zaal, salon
salon in French is salon
salon in Italian is salotto, negozio da parrucchiere
salon in Swedish is salong
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