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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A tuft of hair that grows in a different direction from the rest of the hair and usually will not lie flat.

Usage examples (36)
  • Babbing caught him by the "cowlick" that adorned his ingenuous young forehead.
  • A kinked tail and a cowlick do not a species make.
  • "Hi," he said, nervously smoothing back his cowlick.
  • And tried in vain to pat down his persistent cowlick. for more
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