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English definition of “hairy”

hairy

adjective (FRIGHTENING)    /ˈheə.ri/ US  /ˈher.i/ informal
frightening or dangerous, especially in a way that is exciting: I like going on the back of Laurent's motorbike, though it can get a bit hairy.Describing things that cause fear
(Definition of hairy adjective (FRIGHTENING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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