- white-haired(def 1).
- having fair or flaxen hair.
- being especially favored; fair-haired: He's the company's white-headed boy.
Origin of white-headed
First recorded in 1515–25
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Examples from the Web for white-headed
But, here's white-headed Bob, My prime minister; he shall unravel the job.The English Spy
In Madras a white-headed babbler nestling was once brought to me.Birds of the Indian Hills
One and all of them were familiar with the voice of the white-headed eagle!The Young Voyageurs
It was from a tall, white-headed, red-faced man whom they met upon the moor.Sir Nigel
Arthur Conan Doyle
There he stood before them white-headed, ebony-faced, gigantic, imperturbable.The Yellow God
H. Rider Haggard