- a head of hair.
Examples from the Web for chevelure
Historical Examples of chevelure
Chevelure, shev′e-lūr, n. a head of hair: a periwig: the nebulous part of a comet.
The arrangement of this chevelure is performed for the chiefs by professional barbers, and is a work of great labour.The Natural History of the Varieties of Man
Robert Gordon Latham
Then, why does the chevelure of dark-haired persons always resemble the 'raven's wing?'
The chevelure of Sure-shot, well saturated with charcoal paste, assumed a different hue.The Wild Huntress
Nature had been partial to this little working girl and given her the chevelure of a queen.Initials Only
Anna Katharine Green