frizzly

frizzly

[friz-lee]
adjective, frizzlier, frizzliest.

Origin:
1700–10; frizzle1 + -y1

unfrizzly, adjective
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frizzle1 (ˈfrɪzəl)
 
vb
1.  to form (the hair) into tight crisp curls; frizz
 
n
2.  a tight crisp curl
 
[C16: probably related to Old English frīs curly, Old Frisian frēsle curl, ringlet]
 
'frizzler1
 
n
 
'frizzly1
 
adj

frizzy or frizzly (ˈfrɪzɪ, ˈfrɪzlɪ)
 
adj , -zier, -ziest, -zlier, -zliest
(of the hair) in tight crisp wiry curls
 
frizzly or frizzly
 
adj
 
'frizzily or frizzly
 
adv
 
'frizziness or frizzly
 
n
 
'frizzliness or frizzly
 
n

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