\ˈherd \

Definition of haired 

: having hair especially of a specified kind usually used in combination dark-haired

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Petite and curly-haired, the 52-year-old has been a force in the San Francisco food scene since opening her flagship restaurant Jardinière in 1997. Katy Mclaughlin, WSJ, "A Celebrity Chef’s Winning Real-Estate Strategy," 12 Sep. 2018 The red-haired entrepreneur, an apostle of Ayn Rand, founded Elan Corp., which developed technology used in nicotine skin patches used to wean people from cigarettes. James R. Hagerty, WSJ, "Don Panoz Hopped From Pharmaceuticals to Wine, Resorts and Race Cars," 28 Sep. 2018 Her red-haired love interest carries her home to the ocean as sunrise breaks. Sofia Mele, Billboard, "Cheat Codes and Little Mix Tell a Mermaid Love Story in Vibrant 'Only You' Video: Watch," 13 July 2018 Moving one step past drawing their likeness on a perfume topper for a scent with Comme des Garçons, the red-haired editrix has remixed has French fashion house Louis Vuitton’s iconic monogram with two illustrations of her cats, Pumpkin and Blanket., "Grace Coddington Turned Louis Vuitton’s Runway Into An Actual Catwalk," 29 May 2018 During the oath-of-office ceremony, Nelson’s 2-year-old red-haired grandson, Reed Knudsen, stole the applause from his grandpa, helping him cut the three-tier celebration cake made by Aunt Gingibread’s Bakery. Stephen Hudak,, "Newly sworn-in Apopka Mayor Bryan Nelson asks highest-paid employees to reapply," 24 Apr. 2018 Smith had with him his beautiful, red-haired girlfriend, a professional dancer named Erika—and by the end of the trip, the two would be engaged. James Vlahos, GQ, "The Mystery of the Killer Vacation," 18 Apr. 2018 Red-haired Merrianne, now about 24 years old and not able to be contacted for this story, lived in foster care for a year but never asked Dusek to take her home. Krista Johnson, USA TODAY, "This son of prophet Warren Jeffs has 54 brothers and sisters. Yet the former FLDS church member felt alone.," 8 Apr. 2018 The red-haired former walk-on, the grandson of Texas high school coaching legend Bob McQueen, became something of a cult hero around College Station during his time as a player. Bruce Feldman,, "UCLA Hiring Texas A&M Fan Favorite Conner McQueen as Graduate Assistant," 17 Jan. 2018

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14th century, in the meaning defined above

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\ˈha(ə)rd, ˈhe(ə)rd \

Medical Definition of haired 

: having hair especially of a specified kind usually used in combination red-haired

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