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A person with very light (almost white) blond hair, "tow" being flax or hemp fibers. Tow-headed, along with fair(-haired) and flaxen-haired, is a tradional way in ...

https://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=toe%20head

The shorter fibers that were extricated were of a lesser quality and were called " tow." This led to the term "towheads" to describe people, particularly children, ...

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Jul 21, 2000 ... Tow Head - the meaning and origin of this phrase. ... Can someone tell me why young light haired children are called "toe heads". thanks.

https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/towhead

Towhead definition is - a head of hair resembling tow especially in being flaxen or tousled; also : a person having such a head of hair.

https://www.grammarphobia.com/blog/2014/01/towhead.html

Jan 3, 2014 ... The etymology of "towhead" and other yarns. ... Since flax is light in color, blond people (especially children) are sometimes referred to as ...

http://www.funtrivia.com/askft/Question69315.html

You're thinking of 'towhead', and the origin goes back a ways to Old English in reference to cloth fibers, flax and such that were (are) blonde in ...

http://www.funtrivia.com/askft/Question100271.html

The expression "tow-head" or "toe-head," used to describe a person with blond hair, comes from ... Blonds are often called "flaxen-haired" too

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noun. a head of very light blond, almost white hair. a person with such hair. a sand bar in a river, especially a sand bar with a stand of cottonwood trees.

https://www.businessinsider.com/offensive-phrases-that-people-still-use-2013-11

Nov 11, 2013 ... When you call someone a "bugger," you're accusing them of being a ... Eenie, meenie, miney, moe / Catch a tiger by the toe / If he hollers let ...

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She was saying on how he was a toe head when he was younger. ... It's for people who have really blonde hair. it has nothing to do with toes.