fair-haired

adjective
\ ˈfer-ˈherd How to pronounce fair-haired (audio) \

Definition of fair-haired

: specially favored : white-headed used especially in the phrase fair-haired boy

First Known Use of fair-haired

1597, in the meaning defined above

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“Fair-haired.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fair-haired. Accessed 28 Feb. 2021.

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fair-haired

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of fair-haired

: having light or blond hair
chiefly US : especially well-liked or admired

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