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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A bunch of hair or feathers or growing grass.

Usage examples (36)
  • The air was fragrant with a thousand trodden aromatic herbs, with fields of lavender, and with the brightest roses blushing in tufts all over the meadows.
  • The head is shaved, except a straight tuft, which is allowed to grow.
  • This little tuft, which is altogether white, is the Hyperborean Hills.
  • I remember seeing these as a little girl...oh and the tuft is the end of the little girl's ponytail I think for more
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