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bareheaded

[ bair-hed-id ]
/ ˈbɛərˌhɛd ɪd /
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adjective, adverb

with the head uncovered.

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Also bare·head [bair-hed] /ˈbɛərˌhɛd/ .

Origin of bareheaded

1520–30; bare1 + headed; compare Middle English bareheved, barehed

OTHER WORDS FROM bareheaded

bare·head·ed·ness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for bareheaded

bareheaded
/ (ˌbɛəˈhɛdɪd) /

adjective, adverb

with head uncovered
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