balding

balding
adjective Date: 1938 becoming bald <
bespectacled and balding
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New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • balding — [bôl′diŋ] adj. becoming bald * * * bald·ing (bôlʹdĭng) adj. Becoming bald. * * * …   Universalium

  • balding — [bôl′diŋ] adj. becoming bald …   English World dictionary

  • Balding — This name is a personal one, from the German Baldo meaning bold, lively, or abandoned and might have been given to a particularly fearless and carefree soldier. We also see the Olde German patronymic ing ending here. Thus we find an early entry… …   Surnames reference

  • balding — adj. VERBS ▪ be ▪ He s in his twenties but already balding. ADVERB ▪ already, prematurely Balding is used with these nouns: ↑man …   Collocations dictionary

  • balding — bald|ing [ˈbo:ldıŋ US ˈbo:l ] adj a balding man is losing the hair on his head ▪ a balding man in his mid thirties …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • balding — [[t]bɔ͟ːldɪŋ[/t]] ADJ Someone who is balding is beginning to lose the hair on the top of their head. He wore a straw hat to keep his balding head from getting sunburned …   English dictionary

  • balding — adjective a balding man is losing the hair on his head: a spare, already balding man in his mid thirties …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • balding — bald ► ADJECTIVE 1) having a scalp with very little or no hair. 2) (of an animal) not covered by the usual fur, hair, or feathers. 3) (of a tyre) having the tread worn away. 4) without any extra detail or explanation; plain or blunt. DERIVATIVES… …   English terms dictionary

  • balding — adjective becoming bald, especially having male pattern baldness …   Wiktionary

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