Definition of frizzy in English:



  • Formed of a mass of small, tight curls or tufts.

    ‘frizzy red hair’
    • ‘She tried to flatten down her frizzy red hair and tuck it behind her ears.’
    • ‘She was pretty, with curly, frizzy hair usually pulled back in a ponytail.’
    • ‘Then I saw the mop of frizzy blonde hair, and a flash of red lipstick as she took a glance out of the window.’
    • ‘She appears three minutes later, her red hair all wild and frizzy, and her glasses askew.’
    • ‘Her raven black hair was tangled and frizzy and had a leaf and dirt in it.’
    • ‘If you have naturally curly tresses, you have probably had to deal with frizzy hair at some point.’
    • ‘And if your hair is curly as well as frizzy, its natural inclination is to sit away from the scalp.’
    • ‘Her hair was a frizzy mess of curls piled atop her head and her eyes could barely open because she was so tired.’
    • ‘Her cheeks were red from the cold and her blonde hair was frizzy and hanging out over her shoulders.’
    • ‘Her frizzy red hair is all over the place and her glasses are askew.’
    • ‘Holmes is humiliated and treated with scorn; he is a flamboyant mess in flared suit and frizzy blond perm.’
    • ‘Harder still is trying to turn your frizzy, curly hair into a smooth, straight and silky looking hairdo.’
    • ‘Only a small clump of blonde hair still remained in a frizzy pony tail.’
    • ‘She was an awkward girl with frizzy, curly blonde hair.’
    • ‘Her normally sleek auburn hair was frizzy and knotted and her clothes were wrinkled from a night of restless sleep.’
    • ‘Ava strode through the halls with her face in a book, her hair in a messy ponytail with frizzy red hairs everywhere.’
    • ‘This page details specific techniques for straightening frizzy hair using a round brush and hair dryer or a hot air brush.’
    • ‘People with frizzy or curly hair often find their hair unmanageable.’
    • ‘She knocked three times before it was opened by a young girl with frizzy red hair.’
    • ‘Some of these are light in weight and can be used alone on hair that gets frizzy but becomes overly limp with more product.’
    curly, curled, corkscrew, crimped, crinkled, crinkly, kinked, kinky, waved, frizzed, corrugated
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