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adjective as in having no covering

adjective as in simple, unadorned

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Example Sentences

It came from a part of the abdomen that slides under a neighboring, bald piece.

Like Scott’s first husband, Jewett is bald and has a booming voice.

From Time

Mysterious deaths of bald eagles, mallards and other lake life in the southeastern United States have puzzled scientists for more than 20 years.

Natalie Mamerow noticed her first bald spot two weeks after receiving 19 stitches.

From Ozy

For sweeping panoramas, hike to the top of its numerous bald peaks.

“You can cut my hair, you can bald me, you can strip me naked and take away my dignity,” she said.

He was a large man, totally bald, with the rough hands of a peasant.

And sitting down is a bald man who looks like Hank from Breaking Bad.

Director Dan Reed, a tall, bald-headed Brit, landed in Nairobi soon after the attack.

Omran, who was 17 at the time, was completely bald, weak, and as frail as a burnt match.

Though the amount played for is serious, a good deal of rather bald conversation and chaff goes on.

But he forgot the stagnant town, the bald-headed man at the club window, the organ and "The Manola."

As observation widens and grows finer, the first bald representation becomes fuller and more life-like.

She wondered if he would take his youth in his bald-headed season, like the self-made American millionaire.

The future Emperor saw at a glance that this small, stout, bald-headed young man had qualities which few others possessed.


On this page you'll find 50 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to bald, such as: bare, hairless, naked, baldheaded, depilated, and exposed.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.