scrunchie

noun scrunch·ie \ ˈskrən-chē , ˈskru̇n- \
variants: or scrunchy
|Updated on: 19 Jun 2018

Definition of scrunchie

plural scrunchies
: a fabric-covered elastic used for holding back hair (as in a ponytail)

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First Known Use of scrunchie

1989

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SCRUNCHIE Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of scrunchie for English Language Learners

  • : a piece of elastic in the shape of a circle that is covered with fabric and used to hold hair back in a ponytail, bun, etc.


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