Psyche knot


Psyche knot

Even without theatrical shoes on, Erlys was taller than Luca Zombini, and kept her fair hair in a Psyche knot, out of which the less governable tresses continued, with the day, to escape.


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  • Psyche knot — n. a woman s coiffure in which the hair is coiled in a knot at the back of the head …   English World dictionary

  • psyche knot — noun Usage: usually capitalized P Etymology: after Psyche, who in works of art is often represented with this hair style : a woman s hair style in which the hair is brushed back and twisted into a conical coil usually just above the nape compare… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Psyche knot — Psy′che knot n. clo a woman s hairdo in which a knot or coil of hair projects from the back of the head • Etymology: 1885–90 …   From formal English to slang

  • Psyche knot — a woman s hairdo in which a knot or coil of hair projects from the back of the head. [1885 90] * * * …   Universalium

  • Grecian knot — noun A way of knotting up a womans hair in imitation of the ancient Greek style. Syn: Psyche knot …   Wiktionary

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  • hair — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) I n. mane (see hair); filament;bit, inch (see narrowness, nearness). II Body covering filament Nouns 1. hair; head of hair, mop, mane, crop of hair, thatch, shock; gray, silver or white hair (see… …   English dictionary for students

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  • Complex (psychology) — For alternate usage, see complexity. A complex is a core pattern of emotions, memories, perceptions, and wishes in the personal unconscious organized around a common theme, such as power or status (Schultz, D. Schultz, S., 2009). Primarily a… …   Wikipedia


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