Definition of tousled:
Synonyms for tousled:
hugger-mugger, unkempt, dirty, bald, topsy-turvy, close-cropped, pell-mell, balding, bad hair day, bouffant, disheveled, mussy, rumpled, bushy, chaotic, body, littered, untidy, bristly, muddled, higgledy-piggledy, disarrayed, coiffed, dishevelled, bedhead, frowzled, sloppy, disorderly, upside-down.
deranged (part of speech: verb)
- mixed up muddled,
- "Northern Lights", Gilbert Parker.
I dreamed I had a new rocking- horse, and he ran away with me, up- hill-" " Rocking- horses can't run away," Sue said, shaking her head, the hair of which needed brushing, as it had become " tousled" in her sleep.- "Bunny Brown and his Sister Sue", Laura Lee Hope.
- "Old Caravan Days", Mary Hartwell Catherwood.