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Related to woolly-haired: woolly hair nevus
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.woolly-haired - covered with dense often matted or curly hairs; "woolly lambs"
haired, hairy, hirsute - having or covered with hair; "Jacob was a hairy man"; "a hairy caterpillar"
References in classic literature ?
Even envious Miss Briggs never spoke ill of her; high and mighty Miss Saltire (Lord Dexter's granddaughter) allowed that her figure was genteel; and as for Miss Swartz, the rich woolly-haired mulatto from St.
The woolly-haired wonder said he was not ready for marriage, and at 25 years old and the Jay-Z of the golf world one can hardly blame him.
That is Jones, the woolly-haired warrior of the Welsh front row, who left England's trio feeling sick and exhausted after the treatment he dished out under the Millennium Stadium roof.
I guess it's because he's woolly-haired and grey (the offender) thought he was an easy touch," she said.
I explained to his Excellency what the Arabic word 'Zunooje' connotates; I said, " Dear sir; the dismayed word you have used against your African brothers does mean black skin and tangled or woolly-haired.