A casual hairstyle resulting from failure to comb or arrange the hair after sleep.
- If someone asks whether you woke up on the wrong side of the bed, odds are you're having a bad hair day, unless of course, bed head is your usual hairstyle.
- I scrambled to get dressed and quickly pulled a comb through my tangled bed head before rushing into the bathroom that connected to my bedroom.
- I took a moment to try and comb out my bed head, then went downstairs, where he was busy sweeping the kitchen.
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