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frizz

verb \ ˈfriz \

Definition of frizz

frizzed; frizzing; frizzes
: to form into small tight curls
of hair : to form a mass of tight curls

Origin and Etymology of frizz

French friser


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frizz

noun

Definition of frizz

1 : a tight curl
2 : hair that is tightly curled

Examples of frizz in a Sentence

  1. She used gel on her hair to control the frizz.

  2. a photograph of a 1920s flapper with that trademark frizz on the forehead

First Known Use of frizz

1668

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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frizz Synonyms

Synonyms

curl, frizzle, ringlet;

Related Words

kink;

crimp, wave;

perm, permanent, set;

lock, tress;


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frizz

verb

Definition of frizz

frizzed; frizzing; frizzes
: to fry or sear with a sizzling noise

Origin and Etymology of frizz

alteration of 1fry


FRIZZ Defined for English Language Learners

frizz

Definition of frizz for English Language Learners

  • : very tightly curled hair



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