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blond

adjective \ ˈbländ \
variants: or blonde

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

blondish

play \ˈblän-dish\ adjective

Examples of blond in a Sentence

  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

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Origin and Etymology of blond

Anglo-French blunt, blound, masculine, blounde, feminine


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blond

noun
variants: or blonde

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
  • a tall, blue-eyed blond
  • a natural blonde
2 :a light yellowish brown to dark grayish yellow

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Origin and Etymology of blond

see 1blond



BLOND Defined for English Language Learners

blond

adjective

Definition of blond for English Language Learners

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

  • : of a very light color


blond

noun

Definition of blond for English Language Learners

  • : a person who has yellow or very light brown hair


BLOND Defined for Kids

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blond

adjective
variants: or blonde \ˈbländ\

Definition of blond for Students

blonder; blondest
1 :of a golden or pale yellowish brown color
  • blond hair
2 :having hair of a light color
  • a blond boy

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blond

noun
variants: or blonde

Definition of blond for Students

:someone with golden or pale yellowish brown hair


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