blond


1blond

adjective \ˈbländ\

: of a yellow or very light brown color; also : having blond hair

: of a very light color

Full Definition of BLOND

1
:  of a flaxen, golden, light auburn, or pale yellowish-brown color <blond hair>; also :  having blond hair <a blond man> —spelled blond when used of a boy or man and often blonde when used of a girl or woman
2
a :  of a light color
b :  of the color blond
c :  made light-colored by bleaching <blond wood table>
blond·ish \ˈblän-dish\ adjective

Variants of BLOND

blond or blonde \ˈbländ\

Examples of BLOND

  1. She has blonde highlights in her hair.
  2. His hair was dyed blond.
  3. She was blonde as a child.
  4. a table made of blond wood

Origin of BLOND

Anglo-French blunt, blound, masculine, blounde, feminine
First Known Use: 15th century

Other Color Terms

argentine, cerise, cerulean, cyan, ocher, perse, puce, taupe, vermilion

Rhymes with BLOND

2blond

noun

: a person who has yellow or very light brown hair

Full Definition of BLOND

1
:  a person having blond hair —spelled blond when used of a boy or man and usually blonde when used of a girl or woman
2
:  a light yellowish brown to dark grayish yellow

Variants of BLOND

blond or blonde

First Known Use of BLOND

1819

Other Color Terms

argentine, cerise, cerulean, cyan, ocher, perse, puce, taupe, vermilion

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