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hair

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of hair

  1. 1 a very small distance or degree <a race that was won by a hair> Synonyms ace, hairbreadth (or hairsbreadth), hairline, hop, skip, and jump, inch, neck, shouting distance, step, stone's throw Related Words bit, crumb, dab, iota, jot, minim, mite, particle, smidgen (also smidgeon or smidgin or smidge), trace, trifle Near Antonyms infinity, light-year Antonyms country mile, long haul, mile

  2. 2 a thin, flexible structure that resembles a hair <discovered hairs on the plant's stem> Synonyms bristle, fiber, filament, thread Related Words microfiber; cord, rope, string, wire, yarn; fuzz, tuft

  3. 3 the hairy covering of a mammal especially when fine, soft, and thick <has no hair, but wears a wig> <a coat made of camel's hair> Synonyms coat, fleece, fur, jacket, pelage, pile, woolRelated Words undercoat, underfur; hide, leather, pelt, skin




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