curlyhead

[ kur-lee-hed ]
/ ˈkɜr liˌhɛd /

noun

a person whose hair is curly.
curlyheads, (used with a singular or plural verb) a shrubby clematis, Clematis ochroleuca, of the eastern U.S.

Nearby words

  1. curly,
  2. curly palm,
  3. curly top,
  4. curly-coated retriever,
  5. curlycue,
  6. curmudgeon,
  7. curmudgeonly,
  8. curn,
  9. curnow,
  10. curr

Origin of curlyhead

An Americanism dating back to 1850–55; curly + head

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