British a hairstyle in which hair is tied into two sections on either side of the head at the back
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How to use bunches in a sentence
This protracted blossoming led to bunches containing berries of very different sizes, a condition called millerandage.Bad News for the Bubbly: Champagne Suffers Worst Season in Decades | The Telegraph | August 17, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
Almost every tank and armored vehicle in the square was covered with anti-Mubarak graffiti and bunches of flowers.Egypt's Million Man March Protesters to Mubarak: Resign Now | Babak Dehghanpisheh | February 1, 2011 | THE DAILY BEAST
He bunches himself up tightly, one leg entwined over the other, with the crossed leg dangling, limply, languorously.
One imagines a winemaker in his vineyards, inspecting bunches of grapes.
The nests looked flimsy to Phoebe—they were just bunches of sticks—and it looked to her like they might fall out of the trees.
Many of the officials had on high-crowned hats decorated with bunches of feathers and crimson tassels.Our Little Korean Cousin | H. Lee M. Pike
Staphylococci are commonly grouped in clusters, often compared to bunches of grapes (Fig. 113).A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis | James Campbell Todd
Between the two shafts was a young girl making up bunches of violets.Marguerite | Anatole France
Do not block them up with curtains, plants, or bunches of flowers;—these last poison the air, in small rooms.The Ladies' Book of Etiquette, and Manual of Politeness | Florence Hartley
These took later the form of bunches of ribbons, which were at last metamorphosed into rosettes.