Definition of 'fro in English:


nounPlural 'fros

  • An Afro hairstyle or a frizzy or bushy hairstyle resembling one.

    • ‘When he took out his cornrows he looked like he had a fro!’
    • ‘While he showed me he would tell me stories about how he had a 'fro once and how it used to be really big.’


1970s: abbreviation of Afro.