Pronunciation of Hair
/hˈe͡ə/, /hˈeə/, /h_ˈeə/
Synonyms for hair:
ringlet, shirt, tuft, lowlights, fiber.
Other synonyms and related words:
fur, streak, wool, semblance, crowning glory, mane, pelage, tuft, lock, shade, whisper, forelock, mop, pilus, shadow, thatch, shock, breath, tinge, haircloth, bristle, hint, pelt, vein, blur, wave, lowlights, tendril, curl, strand, trace, fleece, coat, pig, cop, Tomentum Cerebri, bit, hair's-breadth, whisker, fiber, vibrissa, whiskers, tomentum, fuzz, jacket, copper, hairbreadth, whiff, hairsbreadth, tress, intimation, wig, bull, ringlet, ghost, thread.
Sense 1 (noun)
fur, wig, thatch, whiskers, mane, wool, shock, tress.
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
Sense 4 (noun)
bristle, curls, pilus, crop, haircloth, hair's-breadth, hairbreadth, locks, tresses, tomentum, fuzz.
threadlike growth on animate being (noun)
Usage examples for hair:
- No; she told me that she " could not bear a hair of his head." - "Walking-Stick Papers", Robert Cortes Holliday.
- He had long hair upon a round head. - "Indian Boyhood", [AKA Ohiyesa], Charles A. Eastman.
- Well, if I said 'false, ' I must have been thinking of her hair; for she is really a very honest old woman. - "Checkmate", Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu.