unbrushed

adjective
un·​brushed | \ ˌən-ˈbrəsht How to pronounce unbrushed (audio) \

Definition of unbrushed

: not cleaned or made neat with a brush : not brushed … a shock of thick, unbrushed hair …— Tad Friend unbrushed teeth

Examples of unbrushed in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In Conditioner through my untouched and unbrushed wet hair. Chelsea Hall, Marie Claire, 17 Dec. 2020 Actor and dad-of-three, Matt Bomer, ran errands this week in a sweats and unbrushed hair. Megan Gustashaw, GQ, 5 Nov. 2017

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First Known Use of unbrushed

1640, in the meaning defined above

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“Unbrushed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unbrushed. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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