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  • n. The state or quality of being frizzy.


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frizzy +‎ -ness


  • We inherited the same Jackson hair phenotype: fine, straight, blondish brown stuff that is thankfully immune to humid frizziness—thus we could probably share hair products if needed.

    Shaking the Family Tree

  • My perfect blowdry was now a mass of frizziness on my head.

    Archive 2009-04-01

  • I mean, there's no guarantee the donor isn't carrying dominant genes for frizziness, and blue eyes, and blond hair, and all the other stuff we have a preference about.


  • The way it yielded to the breeze without ever giving in to frizziness.

    Robert Pattinson Wants A Chinny Duet With Will Young

  • People mention its length, its frizziness, and/or where exactly I have it situated on my head, but not once have I heard that it looks particularly lovely in the pony tail I have it in for the day.

    The Glass Is Half…

  • She sees all kinds of damaged hair from frizziness to split ends.

    CNN Transcript Aug 14, 2008

  • I smooth down my hair, minimizing the frizziness as much as possible.

    Love Undercover

  • "Oh yeah, my hair's so charged with erotic power the hairband hasn't been made that can contain its frizziness."

    Alfred Hitchcock's Mystery Magazine

  • Ahmed had negro blood in his veins, and tried to smooth out the frizziness of the thick black hair under his fez, with much pomatum, which smelled of cheap bergamot.

    The Golden Silence

  • I remember that the next time I saw her I criticised her straight Teutonic fringe and fanfaronaded on the captivating frizziness of Joanna's hair.

    The Belovéd Vagabond


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