hoary-headed

[ hawr-ee-hed-id, hohr- ]
/ ˈhɔr iˈhɛd ɪd, ˈhoʊr- /
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adjective

having the gray or white hair of advanced age.

Nearby words

  1. hoarsely,
  2. hoarsen,
  3. hoary,
  4. hoary cress,
  5. hoary marmot,
  6. hoast,
  7. hoatching,
  8. hoatzin,
  9. hoax,
  10. hob

Origin of hoary-headed

First recorded in 1590–1600

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