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Meaning of PIGTAIL

Pronunciation:  'pig`teyl

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a braid of hair on either side of the face
 

PIGTAIL is a 7 letter word that starts with P.

 

 See Also: braid, plait, tress, twist

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Pig"tail`\, n.
1. The tail of a pig.

2. (Hair Dressing) A cue, or queue. --J. & H. Smith.

3. A kind of twisted chewing tobacco.

         The tobacco he usually cheweth, called pigtail.
                                               --Swift.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: braid, brush, bun, cauda, caudal appendage, caudation, cavendish, chaw, chew, chewing tobacco, chignon, coil, cud, cue, cut plug, dock, eating tobacco, fantail, fid, knot, navy, navy plug, plait, queue, quid, rattail, stub, tail, tailpiece, tobacco juice, topknot, twist
 

 

 

 

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