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See definition of hairline on Dictionary.com
  • as insubtle
  • as indelicate
  • as infine

synonyms for hairline

  • exquisite
  • faint
  • indirect
  • ingenious
  • profound
  • slight
  • sophisticated
  • understated
  • attenuate
  • attenuated
  • deep
  • discriminating
  • ethereal
  • fine
  • finespun
  • hairsplitting
  • illusive
  • implied
  • inconspicuous
  • indistinct
  • inferred
  • insinuated
  • mental
  • penetrating
  • refined
  • suggestive
  • tenuous
  • thin
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antonyms for hairline

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  • ignorant
  • stupid
  • forthright
  • hard
  • harsh
  • honest
  • noisy
  • open
  • unsubtle
  • uncareful
  • insensitive
  • imprecise
  • heavy
  • coarse
  • hard
  • ugly
  • tough
  • firm
  • strong
  • loud
  • harsh
  • violent
  • rough
  • crude
  • ordinary
  • unscrupulous
  • uncritical
  • healthful
  • robust
  • inelegant
  • indelicate
  • healthy
  • callous
  • unpleasant
  • horrible
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How to use hairline in a sentence

Slowly, I walked my fingertips into my hairline and discovered one bump, two bumps, three bumps.
I VISITED MY GRANDKIDS AFTER 16 MONTHS AND REALIZED HOW MUCH THE PANDEMIC HAD CHANGED MECONNIE SCHULTZMAY 18, 2021TIME
By summer, she was sporting a band of gray along her hairline — not ideal for a writer about to have photos taken for the release of her first book.
A SOLUTION TO PANDEMIC HAIR: A BARBER IN YOUR BACKYARDTARA BAHRAMPOURMARCH 10, 2021WASHINGTON POST
When you’re finished perfecting your beard and mustache, you can use electric shavers for the precise manscaping of other body parts, from the top of your head to your sideburns, hairline, back of your neck, and all the way down.
BEST ELECTRIC SHAVER: GET A SMOOTH SHAVE WITH OUR PICKSJEREMY HELLIGARDECEMBER 18, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
He readjusted the slide rule and slid the hairline over a bit.
ISLANDS OF SPACEJOHN W CAMPBELL
McNeil—chap with brown hair, brown eyes, a right eyebrow which quirks up toward his hairline when he smiles?
THE TIME TRADERSANDRE NORTON
Nor did a large gray louse that crawled from her hairline across her forehead and back again affect her in the slightest.
THE SYNDICC.M. KORNBLUTH
The difference between success and failure is the hairline difference between caring and ceasing to care for one's investment.
THE GOOD HOUSEKEEPING MARRIAGE BOOKVARIOUS
He had an engaging black face marred by three straight hairline scars that ran in a diagonal across his cheeks.
THE EGYPTIAN CAT MYSTERYHAROLD LELAND GOODWIN
Indicating the bottom of the hairline immediately to the right of the ear about the lower third of the ear?
WARREN COMMISSION (2 OF 26): HEARINGS VOL. II (OF 15)THE PRESIDENT'S COMMISSION ON THE ASSASSINATION OF PRESIDENT KENNEDY
It didn't appear as if he had a receding hairline but I know he didn't have it hanging on his shoulders.
WARREN COMMISSION (2 OF 26): HEARINGS VOL. II (OF 15)THE PRESIDENT'S COMMISSION ON THE ASSASSINATION OF PRESIDENT KENNEDY
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