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synonyms for tonsured

  • bald
  • clean-shaven
  • baldheaded
  • beardless
  • cue ball
  • depilated
  • glabrate
  • glabrescent
  • glabrous
  • shaven
  • shorn
  • skinhead
  • smooth
  • smooth-faced
  • whiskerless

antonyms for tonsured

MOST RELEVANT
  • furry
  • hairy
  • hirsute
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How to use tonsured in a sentence

We are ready for those noblemen and clergymen, for all the tonsured fraternity and their bishop to boot!
THE PILGRIM'S SHELL OR FERGAN THE QUARRYMANEUGNE SUE
More than twenty years since, Richard Jefferies wrote about the tonsured priest becoming a power in English country lanes.
THE CORNWALL COASTARTHUR L. SALMON
Surely this man died “in the odour of sanctity” as truly as Waltheof of Melrose or any tonsured saint of them all.
THE RIVERS OF GREAT BRITAIN: RIVERS OF THE EAST COASTVARIOUS
The tonsured white head was covered by a small skull-cap of purple velvet.
THE BASTONNAISJOHN LESPERANCE
The speaker was a man of sixty, short, stout, tonsured by the hand of time.
NEW GRUB STREETGEORGE GISSING
I, too, am a clerk of a sort, for Henriet tonsured me on Wednesday sennight.
THE BLACK DOUGLASS. R. CROCKETT
St. Peter, tonsured, carried the key and a cross; his beard was short and curly.
HOW FRANCE BUILT HER CATHEDRALSELIZABETH BOYLE O'REILLY
M. Jean Girard, a simple tonsured cleric, arrived in 1724 and died here February 25, 1765.
MONTREAL 1535-1914 UNDER THE FRENCH RGIMEWILLIAM HENRY ATHERTON
Their shaven faces and tonsured heads heighten the resemblance between them.
TUSCAN SCULPTURE OF THE FIFTEENTH CENTURYESTELLE M. HURLL
One black mantle parted by white after another, one tonsured head after another, and still expectation was suspended.
ROMOLAGEORGE ELIOT
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WORDS RELATED TO TONSURED

  • bald
  • baldheaded
  • beardless
  • clean-shaven
  • cue ball
  • depilated
  • glabrate
  • glabrescent
  • glabrous
  • shaven
  • shorn
  • skinhead
  • smooth
  • smooth-faced
  • tonsured
  • whiskerless
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.