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Synonyms for hair

let your hair down

make someone's hair stand on end

Synonyms

not turn a hair

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  • 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 ?
Well," said Marilla sarcastically, "if I'd decided it was worth while to dye my hair I'd have dyed it a decent color at least.
He said it would turn my hair a beautiful raven black--he positively assured me that it would.
You wouldn't be ANNE if you had golden hair--or hair of any color but"--
You pull the hair, and I'll pull you, and together we ought to get it out easily.
I had my hair cut off and sold because I couldn't have lived through Christmas without giving you a present.
Cecily put her hair up in curl-papers that night, thoroughly soaked in Judy Pineau's curling-fluid.
panted Pollyanna, hastily plucking a pink from a vase near by and tucking it into the dark hair where it would give the best effect.
Then there came a wind, so strong that it blew off Curdken's hat; and away it flew over the hills: and he was forced to turn and run after it; till, by the time he came back, she had done combing and curling her hair, and had put it up again safe.
He opened it, and a lock of long, curling hair fell from it, and twined about his fingers.
Now at the very END of this riot, within four feet of the end of the picture, and full thirty-six feet from the beginning of it, the Hair Trunk bursts with an electrifying suddenness upon the spectator, in all its matchless perfection, and the great master's triumph is sweeping and complete.
For dream he did, vaguely and indistinctly, eyes wide open and awake, the lady-god's hair in a faint-scented cloud about him, her voice mourning with his, his consciousness drowning in the dreams of otherwhereness that came to him of the singing and that was the singing.
He coloured very deeply, and giving a momentary glance at Elinor, replied, "Yes; it is my sister's hair.
And as I told her, she sobbed with her head against my knees and her great hair filling my lap with gold.
cried Natasha turning her head and clutching with both hands at her hair which the maid who was dressing it had not time to release.
Simple as the toilets were, there was a great deal of running up and down, laughing and talking, and at one time a strong smell of burned hair pervaded the house.