redheaded

adjective
red·​head·​ed | \ ˈred-ˌhe-dəd How to pronounce redheaded (audio) \

Definition of redheaded

: having red hair or a red head

Examples of redheaded in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The little redheaded girl had been reported missing on Wednesday afternoon, several miles west of Auburn University. NBC News, "Alabama girl, 4, missing for nearly two days, found safe," 27 Mar. 2020 Without getting nerdy about it, Batwoman is not Batgirl, that feisty, redheaded ancillary to the Batmans and Robins of yore. Hank Stuever, Houston Chronicle, "CW does wrong by Batwoman and Nancy Drew," 4 Oct. 2019 Without getting nerdy about it, Batwoman is not Batgirl, that feisty, redheaded ancillary to the Batmans and Robins of yore. Hank Stuever, Houston Chronicle, "CW does wrong by Batwoman and Nancy Drew," 4 Oct. 2019 Without getting nerdy about it, Batwoman is not Batgirl, that feisty, redheaded ancillary to the Batmans and Robins of yore. Hank Stuever, Houston Chronicle, "CW does wrong by Batwoman and Nancy Drew," 4 Oct. 2019 Without getting nerdy about it, Batwoman is not Batgirl, that feisty, redheaded ancillary to the Batmans and Robins of yore. Hank Stuever, Houston Chronicle, "CW does wrong by Batwoman and Nancy Drew," 4 Oct. 2019 Without getting nerdy about it, Batwoman is not Batgirl, that feisty, redheaded ancillary to the Batmans and Robins of yore. Hank Stuever, Houston Chronicle, "CW does wrong by Batwoman and Nancy Drew," 4 Oct. 2019 One is a redheaded Aussie who works in corporate branding. Barrett Swanson, Harper's magazine, "Men at Work," 28 Oct. 2019 That’s when a redheaded fan, wearing a Baker Mayfield jersey and sporting a tattoo on his right arm, threw beer in Ryan’s face, according to videos and the lawsuit. John Caniglia, cleveland, "Cleveland Browns sued for defamation over misidentification of fan who threw beer at Titans player," 15 Oct. 2019

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First Known Use of redheaded

1565, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of redheaded was in 1565

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4 Apr 2020

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“Redheaded.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/redheaded. Accessed 10 Apr. 2020.

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redheaded

adjective
red·​head·​ed | \ ˈred-ˌhe-dəd How to pronounce redheaded (audio) \

Kids Definition of redheaded

: having reddish hair or a red head a redheaded girl redheaded birds

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