verb (used with object), tou·sled, tou·sling.
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There are now picture editing apps that can tone you up, slim you down, smooth your skin, and tousle your hair.New App, SkinneePix, Promises to Shave 15 Pounds Off Your Selfies|Charlotte Lytton|April 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Recoil in horror as he allows The View ladies to tousle his formidable mane!
Franz greeted Jean's pretty young wife and his three tousle-topped children and seated himself opposite Jean at the family table.Rescue Dog of the High Pass|James Arthur Kjelgaard
A tousle-headed girl-child in rompers which she was too big for, pointed me Baxter's house, the largest in the community.Tramping on Life|Harry Kemp
Yet there looked little to pity in this jolly, rocking lad with the tousle of light hair and fresh, rosy countenance.Bob, Son of Battle|Alfred Ollivant
The next instant a tousle-headed boy with eyes ablaze was at her side working her hands like pump-handles.The Promise|James B. Hendryx
Next to him sat Tuesday, the tousle-headed Gogol, a man more obviously mad.The Man Who Was Thursday|G. K. Chesterton