grow out

grow out
PHR-V-ERG
If you grow out a hairstyle or let it grow out, you let your hair grow so that the style changes or so that you can cut off the part that you do not want.

[V P n (not pron)] I also let my hair go darker and grew out my fringe...

[V P] The red rinse had grown out completely.


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