Definition of Hairiness

1. Noun. The quality of having hair.

Exact synonyms: Pilosity
Generic synonyms: Appearance, Visual Aspect
Specialized synonyms: Hirsuteness, Hirsutism
Antonyms: Hairlessness
Derivative terms: Hairy



Definition of Hairiness

1. n. The state of abounding, or being covered, with hair.

Definition of Hairiness

1. Noun. The characteristic of being hairy. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Hairiness

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hairiness

hairdressers
hairdressing
hairdressings
hairdryer
hairdryers
haire
haired
hairedness
hairen
haires
hairgrip
hairgrips
hairier
hairiest
hairily
hairiness (current term)
hairinesses
hairing
hairless
hairlessly
hairlessness
hairlessnesses
hairlike
hairline
hairline fracture
hairlines
hairlock
hairlocks
hairnet
hairnets

Literary usage of Hairiness

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1. A Dictionary of the English Language: In which the Words are Deduced from ...by Samuel Johnson by Samuel Johnson (1805)
"hairiness, ns [from hairy.'] The state of being covered with hair, or abounding with hair. HA'IRY. adj. [from hair.] *. Overgrown with hair ; covered with ..."

2. The Canadian Entomologist by Entomological Society of Canada (1951- ), Entomological Society of Ontario (1897)
"Of the Massachusetts species, this most resembles J?. lasti, particularly in the antennae, but it differs widely in its colour, hairiness and stout legs. ..."

3. Notes by a Naturalist: An Account of Observations Made During the Voyage of by Henry Nottidge Moseley (1892)
"hairiness of Races Compared. Possible Signification of Moles. Clothes, Hair Dressing and Ornaments of the Natives. Tattooing and Painting. ..."

4. Portraits, Memoirs, and Characters, of Remarkable Persons, from the Reign of by James Caulfield (1813)
"... describes by the name of Barba ; who he believed, improved if not procured that hairiness by art. But whether she is the same that the famous ..."

5. A Manual Flora of Madeira and the Adjacent Island of Porto Santo and the by Richard Thomas Lowe (1868)
"Varies much in hairiness, being sometimes nearly smooth. An altogether useless but not troublesome weed. f4. ..."

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