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unkempt
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Harry Potter (#7) and the Deathly Hallows
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  • Chapter Twelve Magic is Might As August wore on, the square of unkempt grass in the middle of Grimmauld Place shriveled in the sun until it was brittle and brown.
  • His long white candyfloss hair was dirty and unkempt.
  • The longer Harry looked at Neville, the worse he appeared: One of his eyes was swollen yellow and purple, there were gouge marks on his face, and his general air of unkemptness suggested that he had been living rough.

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  • This kid has long, unkempt hair and a hardened look about him.
    Neal Shusterman  --  Unwind
  • With his dark unkempt hair, his unlined face, he looked no more than twenty-five.
    Dave Eggers  --  The Circle

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