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tressesnoun [plural]

uk   us   /ˈtres.ɪz/ literary
a woman's ​hair, ​especiallylonghair: Her ​black tresses ​lay around her on the ​pillow.
(Definition of tresses from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “tresses”
in Chinese (Simplified) (女子的)头发(尤指长发)…
in Chinese (Traditional) (女子的)頭髮(尤指長髮)…
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