A thick heavy mass:
A secure hold; control:
A braid of hair, ribbon, etc.
A curl of hair, esp. a long one
A personal inclination or eccentricity; a penchant or flaw:
A treatment in which the hair is curled.
The definition of a braid is an interweaving of three or more strips of something.
A minute distance or narrow margin:
Find another word for tress. In this page you can discover 16 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for tress, like: shock, curl, lock, plait, braid, hair, ringlet, ess, twist, sweet-scented and bough.