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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Showy crest or knot of hair or feathers; Headdress consisting of a decorative ribbon or bow worn in the hair.

Usage examples (37)
  • His long hair, pure white, was twisted up in a kind of topknot and fastened there by pins of dull gold.
  • He kissed her hand and then the "topknot" as he called the point into which her hair was gathered at the crown of her head.
  • Dem what put all dem gray hair up dere on my topknot.
  • "Look at the topknot of the fellow we have in the wagon." for more
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