cowlick

All Noun Adjective
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  • When left too long, the cowlick will create a flat spot, when left too short it will stand up.
  • The most common site of a human cowlick is in the crown, but they can show up anywhere.
  • For people who are more concerned about cowlick management, more drastic measures may be used.
  • When combed against the grain of the hair, the hair in the center of the cowlick will stand up straight.
  • From the top of his forehead to the cowlick on the back of his head ran a broad white scar. Cited from The Goose Girl, by Harold MacGrath
  • He has dark-blond hair that is slightly up at the front in a kind of "cowlick" fashion and has green eyes.
  • Both had the same scar or cowlick at the top of their forehead.
  • Their features matched and both had the same scar or cowlick at the top of their forehead.
  • The ears measure long, with a marked cowlick or whorl of hair on the nape of the neck.
  • A bleached German boy with a cowlick in the center of his head just above his forehead came up beside Hilda and was sworn. Cited from The Fortune Hunter, by David Graham Phillips
  • Once I saw Dan's cowlick shake like the plume of an angry warrior as his wife turned toward him inquiringly. Cited from A Hoosier Chronicle, by Meredith Nicholson
  • The person addressed swung back the rebellious cowlick from his forehead, as if to clear his thinking faculties from a load while he considered the grave question. Cited from Round the Block, by John Bell Bouton
  • Even his grizzled hair slanted forward in a stiff cowlick over his forehead, and his face bristled sharply with his gray beard. Cited from Jerome, A Poor Man, by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  • A cowlick is a section of hair that stands straight up or lies at an angle at odds with the style in which the rest of an individual's hair is worn.
  • Harwood shook his head until his cowlick bobbed and danced. Cited from A Hoosier Chronicle, by Meredith Nicholson
  • He thought, too, that he had mastered, by the stern use of a wet brush, a cowlick which usually disgraced the crown of his head. Cited from Hidden Creek, by Katharine Newlin Burt
  • Electrology, waxing, and even cosmetic surgery can be used to more permanently correct the cowlick.
  • Dylan's brother Jackson is his primary bandmate and collaborator in Cowlick.
  • The cowlick where his hair parted kept a stubborn wisp of brown hair in rebellion, and it shook amusingly when he spoke earnestly or laughed. Cited from A Hoosier Chronicle, by Meredith Nicholson
  • Where his brown hair parted there was a cowlick that flung an untamable bang upon his forehead, giving him a combative look that his smile belied. Cited from A Hoosier Chronicle, by Meredith Nicholson
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Meaning of cowlick

  • noun A tuft of hair that grows in a different direction from the rest of the hair and usually will not lie flat