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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A plait of braided hair.

Usage examples (32)
  • One old gentleman with an iron-gray pigtail is a "Forty-niner."
  • "Pull his bloomin 'pigtail," said one of these outcasts from decent conduct.
  • You can see where the pigtail was attached but it is missing on the Chinese man.
  • The very weight of the pigtail is a sobering influence; its solemn, pendulum movement is incompatible with revolt. for more
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