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tow-headed

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Definition of tow-headed in English:

adjective

Having tow-coloured or untidy hair.
Example sentences
  • After all, he'll be able to watch the first three without knowing that the tow-headed little boy will become the scourge of the universe.
  • She was what some people would call tow-headed and fair.
  • He's Jimmy Bly, a tow-headed, blue-eyed youngster with a protective, over-bearing, pugnacious older brother Demille (Robert John Renaud) who serves as his manager and mother hen.

Derivatives

tow-head

1
noun
Example sentences
  • Where I am from, Prairie City, there are loads of us tow-heads.

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