uncombed

adjective
un·​combed | \ ˌən-ˈkōmd How to pronounce uncombed (audio) \

Definition of uncombed

: not combed : unkempt uncombed hair … the uncombed gentleman bestowing a friendly nod upon Mr. Roker …— Charles Dickens

Examples of uncombed in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web After noting that people have made negative comments about her makeup-free face, the Grammy Award-winning rapper recorded a video fresh off the wake up, showing off her hyperpigmentation, uncombed hair, and all. Sydney Clarke, refinery29.com, "Cardi B’s Makeup-Free Message Shuts Down The Haters," 10 Feb. 2021

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First Known Use of uncombed

1561, in the meaning defined above

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3 Mar 2021

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“Uncombed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/uncombed. Accessed 7 Mar. 2021.

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