Definition of 'bald'
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Wonder if he knows about that bald patch? The Sun (2016)Finish it and you have a profile of a bald man with sharp features smiling a tight little smile. Smithsonian Mag (2017)Within three months I had eight bald patches. The Sun (2017)All it needs is a little bald bloke. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The skin underneath the bald patch looks completely normal. The Sun (2010)The bald spot was no longer visible. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Or does that foam you spray on your bald head make you high? Times, Sunday Times (2014)One man had gone bald over business pressures. Coping With Sudden Hair Loss (1988)That would give you a bald patch. Lost Voices of the Edwardians: 19011910 in the words of the Men & Women Who Were There (2006)Perhaps the bald spot and greying stubble gave it away. The Sun (2011)It has not been very successful on totally bald heads. Coping With Sudden Hair Loss (1988)After watching paint dry and grass grow comes watching a bald man do maths. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Inevitably some claim to have spotted a growing bald spot. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He mopped his forehead and his bald spot and breathed hard. Little Lord Fauntleroy (1886)He shrugs and bobs his bald head this way and that. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Doctors remove follicles from a hairy part of the body and graft them on to the bald spots. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Complete recovery may occur and the prognosis is much better if the bald patches are confined to a smaller area. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The bald man used the phone. Advanced Educational Psychology For Educators, Researchers and Policymakers, (1995)The Albanian youngster was referred for help after complaining that his bald patch was ruining his life. The Sun (2011)But you still feel like a man, an ugly bald man. Coping With Sudden Hair Loss (1988)He said: 'I might get a little bald cat next time. The Sun (2012)Or, as seems more likely, a mysterious white cat stroking a bald man. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The little chap is bald and arrived after a prolonged spell of blood, toil, sweat and tears. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The only real difference is that I'm a little more bald and slightly fatter. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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Translations for 'bald'
British English: bald /bɔːld/ ADJECTIVE
Someone who is bald has little or no hair on the top of their head.
He rubbed his hand across his bald head.
- American English: bald
- Arabic: أَصْلَع
- Brazilian Portuguese: careca
- Chinese: 光秃的
- Croatian: ćelav
- Czech: plešatý
- Danish: skaldet
- Dutch: kaal
- European Spanish: calvo
- Finnish: kalju
- French: chauve
- German: kahl
- Greek: φαλακρός
- Italian: calvo
- Japanese: 頭のはげた
- Korean: 대머리의
- Norwegian: skallet
- Polish: łysy
- European Portuguese: careca
- Romanian: chel
- Russian: лысый
- Spanish: calvo
- Swedish: flintskallig
- Thai: ล้าน
- Turkish: kel
- Ukrainian: лисий
- Vietnamese: hói đầu
Definition of bald from the Collins English Dictionary
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