Definition of 'unkempt'
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The unkempt hair gives me a kind of youthful look. The Sun (2014)Because of his unkempt appearance people would shy away from him. The Sun (2012)Make sure there are no loose threads hanging or buttons about to pop off that would give you an unkempt appearance. The Guide to Greatness in Sales (1994)Their hair is unkempt; they are missing teeth. Christianity Today (2000)Some have beards or unkempt hair; all have an unassuming manner. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Her dyed hair was unkempt, her bare legs were bruised and covered in sores. Seminary Boy (2006)It was a far cry from her appearance in court last week when her hair was unkempt and she wore a baggy grey sweatshirt. The Sun (2012)His hair is unkempt and his clothes scruffy; his eyes are red and he seems permanently on the point of tears. Times, Sunday Times (2008)THE Government is to hand out fines for untidy or unkempt gardens. The Sun (2012)He was unshaven, his clothes dirty, hair unkempt. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Barefoot and with hair unkempt, hippies paid 9p to stay on rooftops in the old town. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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