dreadlock (plural dreadlocks)
- A single strand of dreadlocks
dreadlock (third-person singular simple present dreadlocks, present participle dreadlocking, simple past and past participle dreadlocked)
- To put (hair) into dreadlocks
2004, David Benioff, When the Nines Roll Over and Other Stories, →ISBN, page 86:
I paced the avenues, mane dreadlocked by city dirt.
Borrowed from English dreadlock.
- IPA(key): /ˈdrɛd.lɔk/, /ˈdrɛt.lɔk/
- Hyphenation: dread‧lock
dreadlock m (plural dreadlocks, diminutive dreadlockje n)
dreadlock m (plural dreadlocks)
- dreadlocks (hair left to grow into long matted strings)
- Synonyms: dread, rastas