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synonyms for dreads

  • DA
  • afro
  • beehive
  • braids
  • dreadlocks
  • flip
  • hair
  • haircut
  • hairdo
  • permanent
  • pigtails
  • plait
  • ponytail
  • tail
  • tease
  • trim
  • wave
  • blow dry
  • corn rows
  • crew cut
  • fuzz cut
  • hair-comb
  • razor cut
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How to use dreads in a sentence

And yet the individual opinions that compose the general ‘talk’ that he so dreads, are nothing to him.
THE DAUGHTERS OF DANAUSMONA CAIRD
She dreads a mistake, and is afraid that in speaking too quickly she may speak untruly.
PAUL PATOFFF. MARION CRAWFORD
Of all criticisms, the one he most dreads is, "I told you so."
MY NEW CURATEP.A. SHEEHAN
There is nothing which the world dreads so much as an unpitying truth.
THE CONTINENTAL MONTHLY, VOL 3 NO 3, MARCH 1863VARIOUS
The plain girl dreads the comparisons which will be made, and shrinks from the social failure which she foresees.
GIRLS AND WOMENHARRIET E. PAINE (AKA E. CHESTER}
Fortunately, she was not of that shrinking nature which dreads contact with persons less refined than itself.
THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, VOLUME 16, NO. 97, NOVEMBER, 1865VARIOUS
The narrower hopes and dreads which had sprung from their position as Italian princes told no longer on the Popes.
HISTORY OF THE ENGLISH PEOPLEJOHN RICHARD GREEN
Nay, verily: It is conscious guilt alone that seeks concealment, and dreads agitation lest his crimes be exposed.
MARITAL POWER EXEMPLIFIED IN MRS. PACKARD'S TRIAL, AND SELF-DEFENCE FROM THE CHARGE OF INSANITYELIZABETH PARSONS WARE PACKARD
Her malady had never been cured, and it had been one of his deepest dreads that he would leave her behind him.
MARK TWAIN, A BIOGRAPHY, 1835-1910, COMPLETEALBERT BIGELOW PAINE
She was wearing a torn wife-beater and her hair was in long, fluorescent pink dreads down to her waist.
LITTLE BROTHERCORY DOCTOROW
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WORDS RELATED TO DREADS

  • DA
  • afro
  • beehive
  • blow dry
  • braids
  • corn rows
  • crew cut
  • dreadlocks
  • dreads
  • flip
  • fuzz cut
  • hair
  • hair-comb
  • haircut
  • hairdo
  • permanent
  • pigtails
  • plait
  • ponytail
  • razor cut
  • tail
  • tease
  • trim
  • wave
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.