in the epic movie series star wars jedi apprentice grew 1 sing braid of hair to symbolize their rank as an padawan. once a padawan's training was complete his master or a member of the jedi council would chop it off with their lightsaber symbolizing the completion of his training.
master: your training is complete.
(chops off padawan braid with lightsaber)
Padawan: thank u master
something to express a feeling or action opposite of the rules or allowed norms. very siply put, revolt.
mostly used as "grow against the grain"
-The college system is so wrong students are growing against the grain.
i know shes my sister but i cant stop thinking of how good she looks, my thoughts are against the grain.
December 12, 2008