Tressed
Tressed Tressed, a. 1. Having tresses. [1913 Webster]

2. Formed into ringlets or braided; braided; curled. --Spenser. Drayton. [1913 Webster]


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  • tressed — [trest] adj. 1. having tresses of a specified kind: often in compounds [black tressed] 2. arranged in tresses; braided …   English World dictionary

  • tressed — dis·tressed; tressed; un·tressed; dis·tressed·ly; dis·tressed·ness; …   English syllables

  • tressed — /trest/, adj. 1. (of the hair) arranged or formed into tresses; braided; plaited. 2. having tresses (usually used in combination): auburn tressed; golden tressed. [1300 50; ME; see TRESS, ED3] * * * …   Universalium

  • tressed — st adjective Etymology: Middle English, from past participle of tressen to tress 1. : braided, plaited beds of tressed gazelle hide Ida Treat 2. : having tresses usually used in combination …   Useful english dictionary

  • tressed — adjective Date: 14th century 1. obsolete being braided ; plaited 2. having tresses usually used in combination < golden tressed > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • tressed — adj. Alys. 5409 …   Oldest English Words

  • tressed — 1) dessert 2) deserts …   Anagrams dictionary

  • dis|tressed — «dihs TREHST», adjective. 1. suffering; distressful. 2. to be sold at less than the market price: »distressed goods. 3. Figurative. altered in appearance by wear, hard use, or blows, especially deliberately to produce an antique appearance: »This …   Useful english dictionary

  • κισσοχαῖτ' — κισσοχαῖτα , κισσοχαίτης ivy tressed masc voc sg κισσοχαῖτα , κισσοχαίτης ivy tressed masc nom sg (epic) κισσοχαῖται , κισσοχαίτης ivy tressed masc nom/voc pl …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • dis — dis·accord; dis·advantage; dis·affect; dis·aggregate; dis·ap·pear; dis·array; dis·bar; dis·burse; dis·card; dis·charge; dis·ci·ple; dis·ci·pli·nar·i·an; dis·ci·pline; dis·claim; dis·close; dis·co; dis·co·glos·sid; dis·coid; dis·coi·dal;… …   English syllables

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