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Synonyms for hair

let your hair down

make someone's hair stand on end

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not turn a hair

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  • remain calm
  • keep your cool
  • not bat an eyelid
  • keep your hair on

Synonyms for hair

Synonyms for hair

filamentous hairlike growth on a plant

any of the cylindrical filaments characteristically growing from the epidermis of a mammal

cloth woven from horsehair or camelhair

a filamentous projection or process on an organism

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Kinky hair syndrome: serial study of radiologic findings with emphasis on the similarity to the battered child syndrome.
By that time I was already deeply concerned with issues of social justice and racial equality, a fact that marked me as different from my peers, as did my unruly kinky hair and deep olive skin.
His kinky hair is trying to escape from under a cap which has an eyepiece dangling from its brim.
Cosgrove described the suspect as 18 to 22, Brazilian or Italian, with black, kinky hair.
I was joking with my husband that my next book would be the story of how we met and fell in love and that it should be called Kinky Gazpacho--the Kinky referring to me and my kinky hair and the Gazpacho being the traditional tomato soup from Spain that my husband could not live without.
This paper will focus on two diseases associated with the essential trace element copper: Wilson's Disease (WD) and Menkes' Kinky Hair Syndrome (MKHS).
Light-skinned natives with straight hair got admitted to the upper middle class; brown-skinned natives with curly hair to the middle class; but black-skinned natives with kinky hair found themselves firmly relegated to the lower class.
Similarly, in Funny House of a Negro the controlling metaphors are the bald head and the wild kinky hair of the fictive characters.
Backed by a rhythm section and accordion player, frontman Marco Munoz, whose long kinky hair was pulled back in a ponytail, dropped rhymes in cadences reminiscent of Snoop Dogg.
Along the way, Spudock discovers a kinky hair in his McSundae; finds that, at least among first-graders, Ronald may be more famous than Jesus; and struggles to land an interview with the CEO whose corporation's caloric cuisine causes him to gain 17 pounds in 12 days.
Kinky hair is more than a metaphor, it is the very essence of a feminine spirituality rooted in the material.
The heaviest infestations were in children with thick, kinky hair and hair extensions or wraps.
Head lice have problems latching on to curly and kinky hair.
It's in the details, though, where Okpako's film reveals some genuine thoughtfulness, as when Eva goes to a hairdresser to get her kinky hair straightened--the silent act of a black woman trying to fit into white society.
In short, our ideals about femininity don't include masculine lesbians, especially not muscular darker-skinned athletes with short kinky hair like T.