hirsute


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hir·sute

 (hûr′so͞ot′, hîr′-, hər-so͞ot′)
adj.
1. Covered with hair; hairy.
2. Biology Covered with stiff or coarse hairs.

[Latin hirsūtus, hairy, bristly.]

hir′sute′ness n.

hirsute

(ˈhɜːsjuːt)
adj
1. covered with hair
2. (Botany) (of plants or their parts) covered with long but not stiff hairs
3. (Hairdressing & Grooming) (of a person) having long, thick, or untrimmed hair
[C17: from Latin hirsūtus shaggy; related to Latin horrēre to bristle, hirtus hairy; see horrid]
ˈhirsuteness n

hir•sute

(ˈhɜr sut, hɜrˈsut)

adj.
hairy; shaggy.
[1615–25; < Latin hir-sūtus rough, shaggy, bristly]
hir′sute•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.hirsute - having or covered with hair; "Jacob was a hairy man"; "a hairy caterpillar"

hirsute

adjective (Formal) hairy, bearded, shaggy, unshaven, bristly, bewhiskered, hispid (Biology) a large, hirsute Scot with an aggressive, blustery personality

hirsute

adjective
Covered with hair:
Translations
chlupatý
karvainen

hirsute

[ˈhɜːsjuːt] ADJhirsuto

hirsute

[ˈhɜːrsjuːt] (formal) adj (= hairy) → hirsute

hirsute

adjstark behaart

hir·sute

a. hirsuto-a, peludo-a.

hirsute

adj hirsuto, velludo, peludo
References in classic literature ?
This hirsute growth should have been white, but the season was summer and it had not been exposed to a rain-shower for some time.
When Amelia stepped forward to salute him, which she always did with great trembling and timidity, he gave a surly grunt of recognition, and dropped the little hand out of his great hirsute paw without any attempt to hold it there.
Burns, reestablished in his bed-place, was concealing his hirsute cheek in the palm of his hand.
SIR Anthony Hopkins looked suitably hirsute as he turned out for the premiere of his new film The Wolfman in Los Angeles.
Wills, 26, was following a long Royal tradition - stretching back as far as Henry VIII in the 16th Century and including Prince Albert and Prince Michael of Kent, who all went for the hirsute look.
SEVEN Southport lawyers are taking up a hirsute challenge for charity.
Where Connery - arguably still the best Bond - and Brosnan showed the darker hirsute side of Bond, Mr Craig has the opportunity to show the dirty-blond side of Bond.
The shake - Master Shake to you - spends most of his time trying to sneak into the above-ground swimming pool of his portly, cantankerous, balding but otherwise hirsute neighbor Carl.
In an unsurprising move, the new Birdhouse team manager (who was formerly the 5Boro team manager) has added the underground hirsute powerhouse Aaron Suski (formerly of 5Boro) to the Birdhouse program where he will join fellow former 5Boro-er Anthony Shetler and MN's Steve Nesser.
A story of people who are madly in love with their hirsute and sometimes scaly companions: their pets.
And there are few options for hirsute women, who have an overabundance of hair and may even grow beards.
A great present for hirsute friends, regardless of what hairstyle they have.