cowlick

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noun cow·lick \ˈkau̇-ˌlik\

Definition of cowlick

  1. :  a lock or tuft of hair growing in a different direction from the rest of the hair

1598

First Known Use of cowlick

1598


COWLICK Defined for English Language Learners

cowlick

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noun cow·lick \ˈkau̇-ˌlik\

Definition of cowlick for English Language Learners

  • : a small bunch of hair on a person's head that sticks up above the hair around it : a small bunch of hair that will not lie flat


COWLICK Defined for Kids

cowlick

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noun cow·lick \ˈkau̇-ˌlik\

Definition of cowlick for Students

  1. :  a small bunch of hair that sticks out and will not lie flat


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