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Bald appears in the following palindromes (phrases that read the same backward as forward):

  • Bald elf fled lab.
  • Was I bald as an idle hobo held in a sad lab I saw?
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Definition of the adjective bald

What does bald mean as an attribute of a noun?

Bald is one of the top 1000 most common adjectives in the English language.

adjective - degrees: balder | baldest

  1. with no effort to conceal
  2. lacking hair on all or most of the scalp
  3. without the natural or usual covering

Alternative definition of the adjective bald


  1. Having no hair, fur or feathers.
  2. Of tyres: whose surface is worn away.
  3. Of a statement: empirically unsupported.

Definition of the noun bald

What does bald mean as a name of something?


  1. [Appalachian] A mountain summit or crest that lacks forest growth despite a warm climate conducive to such, as is found in many places in the Southern Appalachian Mountains.

Definition of the verb bald

What does bald mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: balded | balding | balds

  1. grow bald; lose hair on one's head
    • examples: He is balding already | They bald
    • lexical domain: Change - verbs of size, temperature change, intensifying, etc.
    • more generic words: grow / turn = pass into a condition gradually, take on a specific property or attribute

Alternative definition of the verb bald


  1. [intransitive] to become bald


  1. "Bald" is a 2008 comedy film written and directed by Blake Leibel.
  2. "Bald" a.k.a. "Bald!" was a "fly-on-the-wall" documentary about baldness, broadcast on Channel 4 in the United Kingdom in April 2003. The show followed a number of men as they tried to hold back the advancement of hair loss, and the methods that they tried to cope with the problem.
    • country: United Kingdom
    • language: English Language
    • genre: Documentary film
    • released in (12 years ago)
  3. "BALD" is a short film, directed by Felipe Torres Urso.


Bald is a fictional character from the 2011 comedy film The Best Movie 3.


"Bald" is a song by the English rock band The Darkness.

Phrases with Bald

  1. Bald Wig
  2. Bald Erne
  3. Bald Brome
  4. bald eagle
  5. Bald Patch
  6. bald-faced
  7. bald-pated
  8. Bald Blenny
  9. Bald Glassy
  10. Bald Parrot
  11. bald-headed
  12. bald cypress
  13. Bald Sculpin
  14. Bald Bedstraw
  15. Bald Fleabane
  16. Bald As a Coot
  17. Bald Spikerush
  18. Bald Lamellaria
  19. Bald Spike-Rush
  20. charles the bald

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Bald

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Google previewChambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 1 of 4: A-D)

by Various

Bald,bawld, adj. without hair (feathers, &c.) on the head (or on other parts of the body): bare, unadorned, destitute of literary grace: paltry, trivial: undisguised.—ns .Bald′coot, popular name for the coot, from its pure white widefrontalplate: ...

Google previewAllen's Dictionary of English Phrases (2008)

by Robert Allen

The bald coot or baldicoot (Fulica atra) has a white patch on its forehead. The English word bald may be cognate with Germanic words to do with 'shining' or ' having white patches', although an alternative etymology based on its early form ...

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Quotes about Bald

Bald as the bare mountain tops are bald, with a baldness full of grandeur. (Matthew Arnold)
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Scrabble value of B3A1L1D2

The value of this 4-letter word is 7 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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