bald


bald
01. My grandfather on my mother's side is [bald], so I guess I'll probably lose my hair too.
02. The hill looked [bald] after the trees had been cut down.
03. Brenda's husband is that short [balding] man standing over by the kitchen door.
04. John started losing his hair in his twenties, and was completely [bald] by the age of thirty-five.
05. I've heard that [baldness] is passed to a male child from his mother's side of the family.
06. Harriet went temporarily [bald] during her treatments for cancer, but her hair came back after they were over.
07. I need to replace the tires on my car because the ones I have on now are almost completely [bald].
08. I heard someone once joke that if you're going [bald], don't worry about it - it'll only make it happen more quickly.
09. Comedian Bennett Cerf once said that middle age is when your old classmates are so gray and wrinkled and [bald] they don't recognize you.
10. Research suggests that American Indians almost never go [bald].
11. The [bald] eagle is referred to as [bald] because of the white feathers on its head.
12. Someone once joked that [bald]headed people should remember that when God made heads, He covered up the ones He didn't like.
13. Gerry wore a baseball cap to hide the fact that he was going [bald].
14. Scientists believe that understanding the genetic roots of hair loss may someday result in a cure for [baldness].
15. According to researchers, a young man concerned about going [bald] should look at the hair history of the men on his mother's side rather than of those on his father's side.

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  • Bald — Bald, ein Umstandswort oder Adverbium, 1. Der Zeit, da es alle Mahl eine kurze Zeit bezeichnet, doch mit verschiedenen Nebenbegriffen. 1) In Ansehung der Zwischenzeit, für, in kurzer Zeit. Er wird bald sterben. Ich werde bald kommen. Kommen sie… …   Grammatisch-kritisches Wörterbuch der Hochdeutschen Mundart

  • Bald — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Detlef Bald (* 1941), deutscher Historiker, Politikwissenschaftler und Publizist Marion Bald, deutsche Biathletin Bald ist der Name folgender geografischer Objekte: Brasstown Bald, Berg in Georgia, USA… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Bald — (b[add]ld), a. [OE. balled, ballid, perh. the p. p. of ball to reduce to the roundness or smoothness of a ball, by removing hair. [root]85. But cf. W. bali whiteness in a horse s forehead.] 1. Destitute of the natural or common covering on the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bald — bald; bald·ing; bald·ish; bald·ly; bald·ness; bald·win; pie·bald·ly; pie·bald·ness; skew·bald; sky·bald; …   English syllables

  • bald — Adv. (Grundstufe) in kurzer Zeit Beispiele: Es ist Dezember, bald ist Weihnachten. Warte auf mich, ich bin bald zurück. bald Adv. (Grundstufe) fast sofort Synonym: schnell Beispiel: Sie hat bald begriffen, worum es ging. bald Adv. (Mittelstufe)… …   Extremes Deutsch

  • bald — [bo:ld US bo:ld] adj [Date: 1300 1400; Origin: Perhaps from ball white spot on an animal s head (13 16 centuries), probably from Welsh bal] 1.) having little or no hair on your head ▪ a bald man ▪ his shiny bald head ▪ Dad started going bald when …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • bald — [ bɔld ] adjective * 1. ) with little or no hair on your head: a bald spot on the top of his head go bald (=lose your hair): I started going bald in my twenties. 2. ) a bald tire is no longer safe to use because its surface is worn smooth 3. ) a… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • bald´ly — bald «bld», adjective. 1. wholly or partly without hair on the head: »The old man s bald head glistened in the sun. SYNONYM(S): hairless, glabrous. 2. without its natural covering: »A mountaintop with no trees or grass on it is bald. SYNONYM(S):… …   Useful english dictionary

  • bald — [bôld] adj. [ME balled, assoc. with bal,BALL1, but prob. ult. < IE base * bhel , gleaming, white > Gr phalos, white, phalakros, bald, OPrus ballo, forehead] 1. having white fur or feathers on the head, as some animals and birds 2. having no …   English World dictionary

  • Bald! — was a fly on the wall documentary about baldness, broadcast on Channel 4 in the United Kingdom in April 2003. The show followed a number of men as they tried to hold back the advancement of hairloss, and the methods that they tried to cope with… …   Wikipedia

  • bald — Adv std. (9. Jh., baldlihho und beldi 8. Jh.), mhd. balde, ahd. baldo Stammwort. Adjektiv Adverb zu g. * balþa kühn , auch in gt. balþ , anord. ballr, ae. beald, as. bald, ahd. bald. Der Bedeutungsübergang geht über kühn, eifrig zu schnell und… …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache