Definition of tress
1 : a long lock of hair; especially : the long unbound hair of a woman —usually used in plural
2 archaic : a plait of hair : braid
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Do it and find tanned blondes with beachy waves in their tresses.
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Origin and Etymology of tress
Middle English tresse, from Anglo-French tresce
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
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Definition of tress for Students
: a long lock of hair
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