ash-blond

ash-blond
or ash-blonde adjective Date: 1865 pale or grayish blond <
ash-blond hair
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  • ash-blond — ash blond, ash blonde. /ash blond /, adj. pale, grayish blond: ash blond hair. Also, ash blonde. [1900 05] * * * ash blondˈ or (fem) ash blondeˈ adjective 1. (of hair) of a pale, silvery blond colour 2. Having hair of this colour (also noun) …   Useful english dictionary

  • ash-blond — ash blond, ash blonde. /ash blond /, adj. pale, grayish blond: ash blond hair. Also, ash blonde. [1900 05] * * * …   Universalium

  • ash-blond — ash′ blond′ [[t]ˈæʃˈblɒnd[/t]] adj. cvb pale, grayish blond: ash blond hair[/ex] Also ash′ blonde′. • Etymology: cvb 1900–05 …   From formal English to slang

  • ash´-blond´ — ash blond, a blond with very light or ash colored hair. –ash´ blond´, adjective …   Useful english dictionary

  • ash blond — ash blond, a blond with very light or ash colored hair. –ash´ blond´, adjective …   Useful english dictionary

  • ash blond — n. 1. silvery blond or light brownish gray 2. a person with hair of this color ash blond adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • ash blond — n. 1. silvery blond or light brownish gray 2. a person with hair of this color ash blond adj …   English World dictionary

  • ash-blond — adjective /ˈæʃ blɒnd/ (say ash blond) 1. very light blond in colour. –noun /æʃ ˈblɒnd/ (say ash blond) 2. a person with ash blond hair …   Australian English dictionary

  • Blond — and blonde redirect here. For other uses, see Blond (disambiguation) and blonde (disambiguation). Blond or blonde (see below) or fair hair is a hair color characterized by low levels of the dark pigment eumelanin. The resultant visible hue… …   Wikipedia

  • ash-blonde — adjective of hair color; whitish • Syn: ↑platinum blonde, ↑towheaded • Similar to: ↑blond, ↑blonde, ↑light haired * * * ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective Etymology …   Useful english dictionary

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