white–headed

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adjective white–head·ed \ˈhwīt-ˈhe-dəd, ˈwīt-\

Definition of white–headed

  1. 1 :  having the hair, fur, or plumage of the head white or very light

  2. 2 :  specially favored :  fortunate —used especially in the phrase white-headed boy

1525

First Known Use of white–headed

1525

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