hair-raising


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  • adj

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extremely alarming

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A MUM and daughter have raised PS400 for a global children's charity by completing a hair-raising zipline across the River Tyne.
Hair-raising Halloween fundraisers from Ruby Tuesdays, left to right, Brett Newton, Kerrie Jackson, Cheryl Taylor, Odette |McDowell, Leanne Prewett, Kirsty McCann, Emma Prosser, Taeler Purdy, Vicky Franica and Jem Aldridge
A BIRMINGHAM nurse has donated a hair-raising amount of money to charity after going to extreme lengths to help her patients.
Claire Horner Bet that was a hair-raising experience.
Summary: A Vietnamese traffic police officer has been taken on a hair-raising ride in Hanoi, clinging to the windscreen of a moving bus.
HAIR-RAISING ADVICE If you want to work a different colour every weekend, try a nonpermanent hair colourant, which last six-24 washes, rather than going for the permanent plunge.
uk/rememberwhen HAIR TODAY, GONE TOMORROW: A hair-raising fund-raising idea left this Loftus trio with chilly chins and ears in January 1986.
The terrain lends itself to fast and hair-raising action.
Yet even at such a hair-raising moment, the X Factor judge, still manages to look fantastic.
THE Stella McCartney fashion show proved a hair-raising experience for the team from the Barbara Daley hair and beauty salon in Lime Street.
It is an intriguing story, which keeps the reader on edge, especially the hair-raising finish.
Balancing that out are a series of truly hair-raising -- or feather-raising, or whatever it is penguins have -- encounters with predators.
HAIR-RAISING ADVICE If you want a different colour every weekend, try a non-permanent hair colourant, rather than going for the permanent plunge.
PEOPLE are being urged to get themselves a hair-raising new style this month to raise money for a charity which supports those with complex conditions including cancer and dementia.
And if Louis' new look is anything to go by, the gig will be a hair-raising night for their fans.