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Synonyms for hair

let your hair down

make someone's hair stand on end

Synonyms

not turn a hair

Synonyms

  • remain calm
  • keep your cool
  • not bat an eyelid
  • keep your hair on

Synonyms for hair

Synonyms for hair

filamentous hairlike growth on a plant

any of the cylindrical filaments characteristically growing from the epidermis of a mammal

cloth woven from horsehair or camelhair

a filamentous projection or process on an organism

References in classic literature ?
Dolokhov still sat in the same position, only his head was thrown further back till his curly hair touched his shirt collar, and the hand holding the bottle was lifted higher and higher and trembled with the effort.
He was a good-looking young man in tweeds, with very pale curly hair and pale clear eyes.
It was that of a big man in rough shooting-clothes, bareheaded, and with tousled curly hair that gave him a rather wild look.
He was clad rather shabbily (but, as it seemed, more owing to his mother's carelessness than his father's poverty), in a blue apron, very wide and short trousers, shoes somewhat out at the toes, and a chip hat, with the frizzles of his curly hair sticking through its crevices.
In Herrick's face is something gross, his great Roman nose and thick curly hair seem to suit his pleasure-loving nature.
She has very much your complexion,--light curly hair.
There are some splendid tailors' shops in the High Street of Southampton, in the fine plate-glass windows of which hang gorgeous waistcoats of all sorts, of silk and velvet, and gold and crimson, and pictures of the last new fashions, in which those wonderful gentlemen with quizzing glasses, and holding on to little boys with the exceeding large eyes and curly hair, ogle ladies in riding habits prancing by the Statue of Achilles at Apsley House.
If I tell you he had bronzed curly hair and a falconish sort of face, bronzed by the sea also, it's not for his sake, I assure you, but for the story; for it was the cause of a very curious coincidence.
I was afraid I would find you plunged in remorse and tearing that nice curly hair of yours.
Then he looked like a man who had dressed to dine out, not like one who had long since dined; for his curly hair, though longer that another's, was never untidy in its length; and these were the days when it was still as black as ink.
Barrymore, with a huge belly and curly hair straight out of Little Orphan Annie, is largely wasted here.
Unlike straight hair, curly hair does not naturally reflect light, resulting in a dull, one-dimensional appearance.
She is 5ft 3ins tall, with a slim build and brown, shoulder-length, curly hair.
The driver of the car is described as aged about 17, 5ft 8in, slim, with curly hair and wearing a white jumper.
The ones with curly hair are the ones who complain a lot.