Definition of 'fro in English:

'fro

Line breaks: 'fro
Pronunciation: /frəʊ
 
/

noun (plural 'fros)

An Afro hairstyle or a frizzy or bushy hairstyle resembling one.
More example sentences
  • When he took out his cornrows he looked like he had a fro!
  • While he showed me he would tell me stories about how he had a 'fro once and how it used to be really big.

Origin

1970s: abbreviation of Afro.

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