dreadlock


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dread·lock

 (drĕd′lŏk′)
n.
A single lock of hair that is worn as dreadlocks.
tr.v. dread·locked, dread·locking, dread·locks
To fashion or grow (hair) so that it forms dreadlocks.

dreadlock

(ˈdrɛdˌlɒk)
n
a single strand of matted hair
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dreadlock - one of many long thin braids of hair radiating from the scalpdreadlock - one of many long thin braids of hair radiating from the scalp; popularized by Rastafarians
lock, ringlet, whorl, curl - a strand or cluster of hair
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Right now the brand strategist has gone back to his old look, he was recently spotted driving round the streets of Lagos and guess whatthe dreadlock is back.
I am not a Bobo--Boboshantis are also known as Bobos or Bobodreads--but I have matted and kinked my scalp hair into rope-like tresses commonly known as dreadlocks, a term which has roots in Rastafari, for eleven years because of my political affiliation with Rastafari.
It appeared to include a ban against male dreadlocks, braids and ponytails.
Joe, aged 31, will have his beloved dreadlocks - which measure 4ft 2ins - lopped in a show of support for dad Graham, recently diagnosed with pancreatic and bone cancer.
It was only six years ago that Dreadlock was found wandering the streets in Thailand.
In the UK, the band had 11 Top 10 singles and three No 1s - Rubber Bullets, I'm Not In Love and Dreadlock Holiday.
Looking Dreadlock Man in the eye, he said, "Thank you again!" I added my thanks, too.
DREADLOCK ROCK From left, Mens Group from the London Australian Film Festival, Duke Vin and the Birth of Ska, plus Dreadlock Rock from the Reggae Film Festival, both held at the Tyneside Cinema.
(http://www.ibtimes.com/nba-changes-all-star-game-format-twitter-reacts-2597482) Brooklyn Nets point guard Jeremy Lin, famous for his different hairstyles on the (http://www.ibtimes.com/nba-trade-rumors-lebron-james-carmelo-anthony-paul-george-one-team-2595252?utm_source=internal&utm_campaign=right&utm_medium=related2) basketball court , was slammed for his dreadlocks by outspoken NBA veteran Kenyon Martin.
DAVID JAMES is 16-1 with Paddy Power to get right into the holiday spirit and be seem to sport dreadlocks in tomorrow's friendly Port of Spain between England and Trinidad & Tobago.
The 27-year-old from Fenham, Newcastle, bought two pots of dreadlock wax from the US, kept one to rectify his bad hair day and placed the other for sale online.
Some of the more personal choices, meanwhile, included Buddhas, sand and, more disturbingly, a dreadlock and a picture of Terry Wogan.