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scrunchie

Syllabification: scrunch·ie
Pronunciation: /ˈskrən(t)SHē
 
/

Definition of scrunchie in English:

noun

A circular band of fabric-covered elastic used for fastening the hair.
Example sentences
  • Traditionally scrunchies consist of a circular elastic band completely encased by a piece of gathered fabric designed to produce a pouffy look.
  • Over 100 styles of wigs, Falls, ¾ caps, ponytails, pony tail wraps and scrunchies to choose.
  • To be in stores early next year, the Cover Girl / Goody line will feature 50-plus SKUs, including such styling and fashion accessories as barrettes, scrunchies, headbands and compact mirrors.

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