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synonyms for tress

  • braid
  • curl
  • lock
  • plait
  • ringlet
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In this case, the attachment’s nozzle slides down the hair shaft and draws strands toward it, which creates a downward flow that pushes frizzy bits below the main tress.
THE MOST INNOVATIVE PERSONAL CARE PRODUCTS OF 2021JORDAN BLOK AND RACHEL FELTMANDECEMBER 2, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
In solidarity, I grew out my hair too, witchy tresses streaked in silver, so voluminous that my swim cap recently burst open.
MY SON KNOWS EXACTLY HOW HE'LL MARK THE OCCASION OF GETTING HIS COVID-19 VACCINEVANESSA HUANOVEMBER 3, 2021TIME
There is long hair, period — the current record-holder is a woman in China whose tresses are more than 18 feet long — and there are categories involving hair.
SHE’S BEEN GROWING HER HAIR FOR 17 YEARS. ON THURSDAY, SHE’LL CUT IT OFF FOR CHARITY.JOHN KELLYAUGUST 25, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Whether you’re a beginner or practically professional at styling your hair, there is a curler for your unique tresses, no matter how fine, thick, long, or short they may be.
BEST CURLING IRON: HAIR STYLING TOOLS TO CREATE THE CURLS YOU SEEK NO MATTER YOUR HAIR TYPEIRENA COLLAKUAUGUST 12, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
In the documentary’s final moments, she also has her dark, glossy tresses cut into a short bob.
IN DEMI LOVATO: DANCING WITH THE DEVIL, THE POP STAR LAYS HER SECRETS BARE, IN A GUARDED WAYSTEPHANIE ZACHAREKMARCH 23, 2021TIME
A second gust of wind came from the cliff, blowing against his hand a long tress of her hair.
THE DRAGON PAINTERMARY MCNEIL FENOLLOSA
And the sun was glancing on many a gemmed fillet and many a ribbon-decked, blond tress that fell nigh to its proud owner's knees.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
When they lifted him up and laid him on his bed, in his clenched right hand they found a small tress of a woman's dark hair.
DREAM TALES AND PROSE POEMSIVAN TURGENEV
If one cuts a tress of your hair with a stroke of the Sword of Light it will take you out of that slumber.
THE KING OF IRELAND'S SONPADRAIC COLUM
He once showed his wife a beautiful tress of Thyrzas hair, but never mentioned her real name.
BYRONRICHARD EDGCUMBE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO TRESS

  • beard
  • bristle
  • cilium
  • coiffure
  • cowlick
  • cut
  • down
  • eyebrow
  • eyelash
  • feeler
  • fiber
  • filament
  • fluff
  • fringe
  • frizzies
  • fur
  • grass
  • haircut
  • hairstyle
  • lock
  • mane
  • mop
  • moustache
  • quill
  • ruff
  • shock
  • sideburn
  • split ends
  • strand
  • thatch
  • tress
  • tuft
  • vibrissa
  • villus
  • whiskers
  • wig
  • wool
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