One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Having thick, shaggy, and unkempt hair.
hairy, hirsute, bushy, thick, woolly, fleecy, long-haired, unshorn, uncut, shock-headedView synonyms
- ‘Although now reduced to a shock-headed caricature, no one could ever dispute the musician's straight-ahead integrity and flair.’
- ‘In this sequel, he took off from a prologue featuring Byron and Mary Shelley discussing sequel possibilities before introducing the lonely creature's shock-headed bride.’
- ‘A shock-headed boy, breathless from running, flung himself into the room.’
- ‘At least as common are the Tibetans, the shock-headed long-coated little dogs which came to China during the Manchu dynasty as gifts from the grand lamas at Lhasa.’’
- ‘A shock-headed young man and three pale-green girls alone wandered among the pictures.’
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