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Their dress is often untidy, their hair uncombed, they are careless about bathing, and their teeth are neglected.
GIRLS AND WOMENHARRIET E. PAINE (AKA E. CHESTER}
Robert's necktie streamed loose; his hair was uncombed; a handkerchief dangled from his pocket.
RHODA FLEMING, COMPLETEGEORGE MEREDITH
For the moment he did not answer her at all, but sat facing the fire, and running his fat fingers through his uncombed hair.
ORLEY FARMANTHONY TROLLOPE
His hair hung round his head in uncombed matted locks and was pure white.
TRANS-HIMALAYA, VOL. 2 (OF 2)SVEN HEDIN
Her yellow hair hung down uncombed, unbraided around her sad, pale face.
STORIES FROM THE BALLADSMARY MACGREGOR
He was a helpless creature in sickness, not very handsome in a dull-coloured bath gown and his hair uncombed.
SISTER CARRIETHEODORE DREISER
The red-hot-poker grows stiff and straight, but the ragged sailor goes uncombed and untidy still.
VIGNETTES OF SAN FRANCISCOALMIRA BAILEY
Vividly set between the tiny green cockle-shell hat on his head and the long uncombed black beard was the face of my desire.
GHETTO COMEDIESISRAEL ZANGWILL
It was five o'clock, and the concièrge's children were scampering about, uncombed, as they passed the cottage.
THE HALOBETTINA VON HUTTEN
A light wind passed his brow, fanning softly his fair uncombed hair and stirring silver points of anxiety in his eyes.
ULYSSESJAMES JOYCE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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