Definition of tressed in English:



  • See tress

    usually in combination ‘a blonde-tressed sex symbol’
    • ‘The appearance of the brunette tressed (at the time) Rose in Season 4 was intended to fill the ancestral shoes of unexpectedly deceased big Halliwell sister Prue, played by everlasting bad girl Shannon Doherty.’
    • ‘The purple tressed assassin shuddered as her sister's voice reached a new peak in pitch.’
    • ‘Enough with staring wistfully at those better tressed than you.’
    • ‘It is to be hoped the happy event will rival the Hallowe'en nuptials of that gloriously tressed couple Belinda Cornish and Mark Meer.’