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English definition of “bald”

bald

adjective (NO HAIR)    /bɔːld/ US  /bɑːld/
B1 with little or no hair on the head: At 20 he was already going bald.Hair as bald as a coot UK informal (US as bald as a cue ball) completely bald: When he took off his hat, we saw that he was as bald as a coot!Hair baldness     /ˈbɔːld.nəs/ US  /ˈbɑːld-/ noun [U] He suffered from premature baldness, losing his hair in his twenties. The baldness of her question shocked him.Blunt and direct in speech and behaviourNot saying muchNot being friendly
(Definition of bald adjective (NO HAIR) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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