noun bed·head \ˈbed-ˌhed\

Definition of bedhead

  1. 1 :  the head of a bed; especially, British :  headboard They … painted in patterns and delicate colours nearly every surface, tables, bedheads, doors, cupboards. — P. J. Kavanagh

  2. 2 or bed head informal :  hair that is mussed or tangled when a person gets out of bed He is a small man with a salt-and-pepper beard, very bright brown eyes and a perpetual case of bed head, little tufts flying every which way. — Alex Witchel

14th Century

First Known Use of bedhead

14th century

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to cast off or become cast off

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