split ends

noun

Definition of split ends

:hairs that have become dry or damaged and have split apart at the end

Word by Word Definitions

split play
  1. : to divide lengthwise usually along a grain or seam or by layers

  2. : to affect as if by cleaving or forcing apart

  3. : to tear or rend apart : burst

  1. : divided, fractured

  2. : prepared for use by splitting

  3. : heterozygous

  1. : a narrow break made by or as if by splitting

  2. : an arrangement of bowling pins left standing with space for pins between them

  3. : a piece split off or made thin by splitting

end play ends
  1. : the part of an area that lies at the boundary

  2. : a point that marks the extent of something

  3. : the point where something ceases to exist

  1. : to bring to an end

  2. : destroy

  3. : to make up the end of

  1. : final, ultimate

  1. : to put (grain or hay) into a barn or stack

  1. : within : inside — compare ect-, exo-

  2. : taking in


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