bald cap

noun

: a tight-fitting cap that resembles bald skin and is worn (as by an actor) to create the appearance of baldness
Some friends assumed his bald head was a really good bald capKaren Barrow, New York Times, 6 July 2010

Word History

First Known Use

1966, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of bald cap was in 1966

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“Bald cap.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bald%20cap. Accessed 22 May. 2024.

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