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natty dread Line breaks: natty dread

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Definition of natty dread in English:


(Among Rastafarians) a Rastafarian, typically a man with dreadlocks.
Example sentences
  • Oh, I also have this little joke for you, its about the time when some relatives of Fyr were giving this natty dread that lived in the country a really hard time!
  • If you like a good mix of people from old & new skins, two tone folk, natty dreads, old & new timers, young boppers and everything in between, then check us out.


1970s: from natty2 + dread.

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