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Trouble come to this camp with that tow-headed gal over at the farm.

There is no one except the tow-headed Bowman boy across the street.

They were bright-faced, tow-headed lads, all in Sunday clothes.

These confounded, tow-headed Swiss mules never get up at any decent hour.

The surprise was a tow-headed youngster who had been substituted at right half.

Tow-headed, putty-faced, wash-eyed youngsters of all sizes and conditions.

In appearance the Italians may be anything from a tow-headed Teuton to a swarthy Arab.

The older boys are, perhaps, ten and twelve, blue-eyed and tow-headed.

In an inclosure a number of tow-headed boys were trying to ride a calf.

One night our six tow-headed urchins were sitting round the table chattering like so many magpies.

WORD ORIGIN

also tow-head, in reference to tousled blond hair, 1830, from tow (n.) + head (n.). Related: Towheaded.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.