red-headed

or red·head·ed

[red-hed-id for 1; red-hed-id for 2]
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adjective

having red hair, as a person.
having a red head, as an animal, especially a bird.

Nearby words

  1. red-eyed vireo,
  2. red-faced,
  3. red-figure,
  4. red-flag,
  5. red-handed,
  6. red-headed woodpecker,
  7. red-hot,
  8. red-hot poker,
  9. red-lead ore,
  10. red-lead putty

Origin of red-headed

First recorded in 1555–65

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British Dictionary definitions for red-headed

red-headed

adjective

(of a person) having red hair
(of an animal) having a red head
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