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flyaway

Syllabification: fly·a·way
Pronunciation: /ˈflīəˌwā
 
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Definition of flyaway in English:

adjective

(Of a person’s hair) fine and difficult to control.
Example sentences
  • If you have fine, flyaway hair use some mouse for a firm hold.
  • I have extremely fine flyaway hair, and it dries in a giant ball of frizz.
  • Also, I have fine, flyaway hair that no haircut can fix.

Words that rhyme with flyaway

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