Definition of scrunchy in English:

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scrunchy

Pronunciation: /ˈskrʌn(t)ʃi/

adjective (scrunchier, scrunchiest)

Making a loud crunching noise when crushed or compressed: scrunchy snow
More example sentences
  • Our arms were our forelegs; our own legs, with straight knees, came behind, and, backsides in the air off we went, the tins making a lovely scrunchy sound on the track.

noun

(also scrunchie) (plural scrunchies)
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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