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A pom-pom is a ball of threads which is used to decorate things such as hats or furniture. In the United States, cheerleaders wave large pom-poms at football matches. ⇒ ...wide-brimmed hats with red pom-poms worn by the local girls.
Frances was turning in her hand a small violet hand-knitted cardigan and matching hat with a scarlet pom-pom.Salley Vickers INSTANCES OF THE NUMBER 3A red knitted deerstalker-style hat, tied under her chin, with a white pom-pom on top.Nicola Barker BEHINDLINGSHe took out two packages with pom-pom bows they'd put on them at the Walgreen's in Saugerties.Wood, Bari DOLL'S EYESAnthony blinked, and a cluster of smirking cheerleaders and pom-pom girlscame into focus.Melinda Metz SECRETS