Untressed
Untressed \Un*tressed"\, a. Not tied up in tresses; unarranged; -- said of the hair. --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]

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  • untressed — adjective Loose, not in tresses. Hir heris han they kembd, that lay untressed …   Wiktionary

  • untressed — “+ adjective Etymology: Middle English, from un (I) + tressed : not tied up in tresses untressed hair …   Useful english dictionary

  • untressed — adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • untressed — un·tressed …   English syllables

  • English words first attested in Chaucer — Contents 1 Etymology 2 List 2.1 Canterbury Tales General Prologue …   Wikipedia

  • Kempster — This intriguing name, of Anglo Saxon origin, is derived from an occupational name for a wool comber; wool comber being, a process akin to wool carding, which was traditionally a feminine occupation, like for example, spinster, and is originally… …   Surnames reference

  • Kemster — This intriguing name, of Anglo Saxon origin, is derived from an occupational name for a wool comber; wool comber being, a process akin to wool carding, which was traditionally a feminine occupation, like for example, spinster, and is originally… …   Surnames reference

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