from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Tightly curled; frizzly.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Formed of a mass of small, tight, wiry curls; unruly or extending in all directions.
- n. A small amount of unkempt, curly hair
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Same as frizzly.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. (of hair) in small tight curls
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My hair is completely frizzy from the 100% humidity and mildew keeps forming on my suitcase.
Cleveland fans quickly embraced him, tagging the frizzy-topped forward with a ` ` Wild Thing '' nickname while living with his on-court lapses and limited offensive skills.
ZARRELLA: On top of the wing, a piece of the shuttle's skin called frizzy is being replaced.
ZARRELLA: On top of the wing, a piece of the shuttle's skin, called frizzy (ph), is being replaced.
ZARRELLA: On top of the wing, a piece of the shuttle skin called frizzy is being replaced.
I excuse myself to use the bathroom, and stay in there longer than I need to, splashing water on my face, running my damp hands through my hair, trying to make it look less frizzy, which is impossible.
What some men call 'frizzy', is really a very luxuriously crimped look, that takes hours of sectioning and use of a crimping iron.
I only just watched 'Not the Cosbys II' yesterday (Misty Stone is a favourite of mine with her deliciously 'frizzy' hair and slim bod).
Harvey Levin and his TMZ minions were pointing out their awkward adolescence and homelessness, even going as far as to making a crack about their "frizzy" hair.
The desired look is called "beach waves," a smooth coif with movement, shine and bounce but no frizzy curls.