unbrushed


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unbrushed

(ʌnˈbrʌʃt)
adj
(of hair, clothing, etc) not brushed
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Adj.1.unbrushed - (of hair or clothing) not brushedunbrushed - (of hair or clothing) not brushed; "snarled unbrushed hair"; "the suit was wrinkled and unbrushed, as if it had been slept in"
ungroomed - not neat and smart in appearance; "he was wrinkled and ungroomed, with a two-day beard"; "ungroomed hair"
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The unbrushed tufts of hair sticking up behind and the hastily brushed hair on his temples expressed this most eloquently.
I wondered what a stranger would have taken him to be, sitting there in his old Norfolk jacket and his unbrushed bowler; his trousers were baggy, his hands were not clean; and his face, with the red stubble of the unshaved chin, the little eyes, and the large, aggressive nose, was uncouth and coarse.
He was only half dressed--in plain clothes, I observed, not in uniform--and his hair was unbrushed, and he looked as wild as his room.
When he strolled across to him, the black, unbrushed head was lifted abruptly, as if in some surprise at his continued presence.
I carried a clear picture of his unkempt hair, his unbrushed coat, his dominant spectacles, his dogmatic jaw.
Residents were also found to have been left at risk of dehydration - which can lead to urinary tract infections and other health issues - as well as being left with unbrushed teeth and unwashed hair.
Prosthodontist Dr Ann Wei from University of Manchester said that in an unbrushed mouth, there can be as many germs as a dirty bathroom floors.
But she came back this one afternoon, looking thinner than ever, dark circles bored like bruises under each eye, her hair greasy and unbrushed.
It will be up to me to accept these ideas or not but I want down-to-earth and unbrushed ideas.
In an unbrushed mouth there can be as many germs as a dirty bathroom floor," San Francisco, Calif.
Her unbrushed, unruly red hair is flailing in the air as she speaks.