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fair-haired

adjective

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granted special treatment or attention
  • she had been the teacher's fair-haired pupil—the one who could do no wrong

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The first known use of fair-haired was in 1597

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“Fair-haired.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/fair%20haired. Accessed 25 January 2020.

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