Origin of tress
Examples from the Web for tress
I could see that Brasher did not altogether like the tone in which Tress repeated his words.The Lock And Key Library|Various
She lifted a tress on her forefinger and smoothed it against the sunlight.Fort Amity|Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
The tress was as long as the table—fully a yard down the woman's back it must have hung.The Courage of Marge O'Doone|James Oliver Curwood
Tressed, having tresses: formed into tresses or ringlets: curled; Tress′y, pertaining to tresses, like tresses.
The princess's skull was intact, and showed a tress of chestnut hair.The First Governess of the Netherlands, Margaret of Austria|Eleanor E. Tremayne