pigtail

All Noun
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  • When they wish to show respect to any person they let down their pigtails. Cited from Highroads of Geography, by Anonymous
  • I therefore took his pigtail from the floor and held it up before him. Cited from Poor Jack, by Frederick Marryat
  • I therefore took his pigtail from the floor, and held it up before him. Cited from Poor Jack, by Frederick Marryat
  • Her blue-black hair is held up in a sort of pigtail half-up/half-down.
  • They tied them together four by four by their pigtails and then shot them. Cited from Captain Jinks, Hero, by Ernest Crosby
  • Sometimes men who are sent to prison have their pigtails cut off. Cited from Highroads of Geography, by Anonymous
  • They've cut off your pigtail, but you're an old woman still. Cited from Lippincott's Magazine Vol. XVII. No. 101. May, 1876, by Various
  • When we came home next summer I went over to pull the other pigtail. Cited from The Blind Spot, by Austin Hall and Homer Eon Flint
  • She has short red hair which is usually tied up in pigtails.
  • It was no good their cutting off your pigtail, you are a regular old woman just the same! Cited from Knock, Knock and Others, by Ivan Turgenev
  • I looked at my pigtail and found that the hair had suddenly grown thin and white. Cited from A Chinese Wonder Book, by Norman Hinsdale Pitman
  • Her hair is a hot pink and almost always up in pigtails.
  • When she saw her from behind, with her little pigtails down her back, she used to tremble. Cited from Jean-Christophe: In Paris, by Romain Rolland
  • A man who has a long, thick pigtail is very proud of it. Cited from Highroads of Geography, by Anonymous
  • I wonder whether, when is he quite old, he will think proper to wear a pigtail, like his old father? Cited from The Newcomes, by William Makepeace Thackeray
  • His head was turned, and so he chewed His pigtail till he died. Cited from The Function Of The Poet And Other Essays, by James Russell Lowell
  • He is said to have been one of the last men in London society to wear a pigtail.
  • She has brown hair tied back into two pigtails with blue bows.
  • There was that little matter of the pigtail the other morning! Cited from Tom and Some Other Girls, by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  • Even with her pigtails and pinafores, one could see the woman in her eyes. Cited from One Day, by Anonymous
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Meaning of pigtail

  • noun A plait of braided hair