A teenager with dreadlocks.
long, thin braids or uncombed, twisted locks of a style worn originally by Rastafarians
Long ropelike locks or thin braids of twisted or styled hair radiating from the scalp.
Origin of dreadlocksFrom Caribbean English dread, follower of Rastafarianism, from dread, righteous fear of God; see dread.
(normally plural, singular dreadlock)
dread + locks