bare·​head·​ed | \ ˈber-ˈhe-dəd How to pronounce bareheaded (audio) \

Definition of bareheaded

: without a covering for the head went bareheaded in the hot sun a bareheaded boy who had lost his cap

First Known Use of bareheaded

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of bareheaded was in the 14th century

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“Bareheaded.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 23 January 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of bareheaded

: without a hat : with the head bare

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out of the ordinary or unreasonable

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