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[bawld-hed] /ˈbɔldˌhɛd/
a person who is bald.
one of a breed of domestic pigeons.
Origin of baldhead
First recorded in 1525-35; bald + head Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • Our wives and mothers thought that we were at a mission church, listening to a sermon by the Rev. baldhead Birch.

  • Fifty yellin' lunatics was on hand to give it to us; the other two hundred was joyfully mutilatin' the baldhead.

    The Depot Master Joseph C. Lincoln
  • Over will go the basket, and down will come the pretty feathers over baldhead.

    The Hero of Garside School

    J. Harwood Panting
  • We must be careful, though, and not let old baldhead and the others know anything about it.

    The Hero of Garside School

    J. Harwood Panting
  • A baldhead whose dome glinted bright gold in the dusk knotted his hands together in an anguish of indecision.

    Starman's Quest Robert Silverberg
British Dictionary definitions for baldhead


a person with a bald head
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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