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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
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