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bald 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Adjective
/bôld/,
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baldest, superlative; balder, comparative;
  1. Having a scalp wholly or partly lacking hair
    • - he had a shiny bald head
    • - he was starting to go bald
  2. (of an animal) Not covered by the usual fur, hair, or feathers
    • - hedgehogs are born bald
  3. (of a plant or an area of land) Not covered by the usual leaves, bark, or vegetation
    • - the bald trunks with their empty branches
  4. (of a tire) Having the tread worn away
    • - my car had two bald tires
  5. Without any extra detail or explanation; plain or blunt
    • - the bald statement in the preceding paragraph requires amplification

  1. grow bald; lose hair on one's head; "He is balding already"
  2. with no effort to conceal; "a barefaced lie"
  3. lacking hair on all or most of the scalp; "a bald pate"; "a bald-headed gentleman"
  4. without the natural or usual covering; "a bald spot on the lawn"; "bare hills"
  5. (baldly) in a bald manner; "this book is, to put it baldly, an uneven work."
  6. Baldness is the state of having no hair or lacking hair where it often grows, especially on the head. The most common form of baldness is a progressive hair thinning condition called androgenic alopecia or "male pattern baldness" that occurs in adult male humans and other species. ...
  7. 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.
  8. 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; to become bald; Having no hair, fur or feathers; Of tyres: whose surface is worn away; Of a statement: empirically unsupported
  9. White face of horse, including eyes, nostrils or part of the latter.
  10. To see a bald-headed man, denotes that sharpers are to make a deal adverse to your interests, but by keeping wide awake, you will outwit them. For a man to dream of a bald-headed woman, insures him to have a vixen for wife. ...
  11. A southern term for a low elevation mountain surrounded by forest yet devoid of trees on the crown. Typically covered with meadows, balds can offer great views and are a good place to find wild berries, they also attract much wildlife.
  12. Describes a treeless, rocky summit in certain areas of the Appalachians. A "bald" is usually a treeless summit in the southern region that is not necessarily above timberline, but the peak is still open at the summit. ...
  13. [open 8], PO down, travels back from forehead.
  14. If you dream you are bald, it means you will receive disappointing news.
  15. White face from poll to nose, including around the eyes.
  16. Complete absence of hair which may be due to deliberate shaving of head or due to genetic hair loss. Bruce Willis (see image above) has adopted the bald is beautiful motto for his unique style. ...
  17. means "soon" in German
  18. Folically challenged.
  19. A treeless region in forest vegetation; perhaps an area of grasses or shrubs in southern Appalachia, or a mountaintop.
  20. For a man to dream of being bald is a sign of health problems and the less hair there is, the more severe the illness. A woman dreaming of hair loss shows money troubles or problems concerning romance. ...