plural blue-hairs

Definition of blue-hair

: a person with blue hair : an elderly woman with white or gray hair that has been tinted blue And even the blue-hairs in Boca have heard all those stories about Donatella's husband's being Gianni's boyfriend before she married him.— Cathy Horyn, Vanity Fair, June 1997 The crowd, mostly blue-hairs and college kids, buzzed.— Adam Kilgore, Washington Post, 22 Oct. 2010

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First Known Use of blue-hair

1949, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of blue-hair was in 1949

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“Blue-hair.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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