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  • n. Plural form of frizzy.
  • n. With "the", unkempt curly hair, especially of women.


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  • You know what it ` s like to have those kind of frizzies and dry hair.

    CNN Transcript Jun 11, 2009

  • Beat the August frizzies as Jackie Kennedy Onassis did in Capri, with a silk scarf—worn low on the forehead, tied at the nape of the neck—and oversized sunnies.

    Cover Girl

  • Hayden's Diary Room summation was an unusually accurate observation for a man with a curtain of frizzies now hanging over his eyes, owing to his relentless refusal to cut or groom his hair.

    Tallulah Morehead: Big Brother 12: The Puppetry of the Pea-Brains.

  • Hayden's had the frizzies, The Penguin's had what all took for cat whiskers, but which were actually the long nails that all of America watching Big Brother this summer would like to see hammered into The Penguin's face if he ever opens his mouth or goes shirtless again (or maybe they're supposed to be hairplugs), The Beast's has a fist where most people would have a brain, and The Whiner's hates itself.

    Tallulah Morehead: Big Brother 12: The Puppetry of the Pea-Brains.

  • I'm thinking it's a great way to cover up frizzies or excuse my bad hair days.

    Michele Wissot: The Fix Video: Peace, Love And Prada

  • However in Susan Boyle's case, the singing sensation made her first mini makeover moves last week, dying her grey hair brown, cropping off some of her frizzies and trading in her shapeless housedresses for tailored separates and a poppy print dress and pumps.

    Bonnie Fuller: Susan Boyle Deserves To Be A Swan: Stop Howling About Her Makeover!

  • Some correspondents were bewildered: one thanked us for "straightening out the frizzies of this e-activity."

    Mail Call

  • In addition to keeping your hands smooth, moisturizer can tame frizzies rub a tiny bit on your hands and run through your hair.

    Autumn Checklist

  • For about $7, you get a tin of yummy-smelling product that works great as a cuticle cream, a lip gloss, an eyeybrow smoother, an emergency hair pomade put a tiny dab on your palms, rub together, and smooth away those frizzies, and a nose shiner.


  • His skin is glowing, his brows and hair are perfectly groomed and no frizzies at all, which is really hard to manage in the Galilean climate, and I'm not sure but I think he's been using whitening strips on his teeth.

    Archive 2006-09-10


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