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Definition of Roundhead noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

Roundhead

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈraʊndhed//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈraʊndhed//
 
 
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a person who supported Parliament against the King in the English Civil War (1642–49) compare Cavalier Word Originso named because of the short-cropped hairstyle of the Puritans, who formed an important element in the party.