Definition of 'hairy'
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There is a hairy moment but it is a short period of time. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The first river is shallow, but the next is a bit hairy and we link arms to get across. The Sun (2016)He was brought down in a shocking pile up at Cheltenham last week and needs to prove he has recovered from that hairy moment. The Sun (2016)If I land in the sticks then it's probably a bit more hairy. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Their hairy legs leave them susceptible to skin diseases. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This breed of rather specially hairy ponies is a special favourite of hers. Times, Sunday Times (2012)There were hairy moments right until the end. The Sun (2014)The hairy hobbit has long been obsessed with sound. Times, Sunday Times (2009)When we were dipping and going left to right it was a bit hairy. Times, Sunday Times (2014)There were a couple of hairy moments during our journey. The Sun (2008)So you might have a woman with a really hairy chest. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Had one hairy moment when he did not quite make it to a cross. The Sun (2008)I'M not ashamed of my hairy chest. The Sun (2012)It got a little bit hairy. Times, Sunday Times (2012)But it was hairy at times. Times, Sunday Times (2013)They are both friendly, hairy and a little all over the place. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And we know exactly how she keeps them hot, rather than hairy. The Sun (2014)That's when things got a little hairy. Christianity Today (2000)HAD a hairy time dealing with his first corner but recovered well. The Sun (2008)I was a first-time entrepreneur and speaking to venture capitalists for the first time was quite hairy. Times, Sunday Times (2015)THE game in Liege was rather hairy but Arsenal still won and they should do so again. The Sun (2009)
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British English: hairy /ˈhɛərɪ/ ADJECTIVE
Someone or something that is hairy is covered with a lot of hair.
He was wearing shorts which showed his hairy legs.
- American English: hairy
- Arabic: أَشْعَر
- Brazilian Portuguese: peludo
- Chinese: 多毛的
- Croatian: dlakav
- Czech: chlupatý
- Danish: behåret
- Dutch: harig
- European Spanish: peludo
- Finnish: karvainen
- French: poilu
- German: behaart
- Greek: μαλλιαρός
- Italian: peloso
- Japanese: 毛深い
- Korean: 털이 많은
- Norwegian: hårete
- Polish: owłosiony
- European Portuguese: peludo
- Romanian: păros
- Russian: волосатый
- Spanish: peludo
- Swedish: hårig
- Thai: เต็มไปด้วยขน
- Turkish: kıllı
- Ukrainian: волохатий
- Vietnamese: rậm lông
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