frizziness
noun see frizzy

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • frizziness — frizzy ► ADJECTIVE (frizzier, frizziest) ▪ formed of a mass of small, tight, wiry curls. DERIVATIVES frizziness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • frizziness — zēnə̇s, zin noun ( es) : the quality or state of being frizzy had trouble combing out the frizziness of the dog s coat …   Useful english dictionary

  • frizziness — See frizzily. * * * …   Universalium

  • frizziness — noun The state or quality of being frizzy …   Wiktionary

  • frizziness — n. curliness, waviness, state of being tightly curled (about hair) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • frizziness — frizz·i·ness …   English syllables

  • frizzy — adjective (frizzier; est) Date: circa 1864 tightly curled < frizzy hair > • frizziness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • frizzy — frizzily, adv. frizziness, n. /friz ee/, adj., frizzier, frizziest. formed into small, tight curls, as hair; frizzed. Also, frizzly. [1865 70; FRIZZ1 + Y1] * * * …   Universalium

  • frizzy — 1870, from FRIZZ (Cf. frizz) + Y (Cf. y) (2). Related: Frizziness …   Etymology dictionary

  • curliness — n. waviness, frizziness …   English contemporary dictionary

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