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Meaning of PIGTAIL

Pronunciation:  'pig`teyl

WordNet Dictionary
[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
\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.

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