short hairs

noun(used with a plural verb)Slang.
  1. pubic hair.

Origin of short hairs

First recorded in 1925–30

Words Nearby short hairs Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use short hairs in a sentence

  • The creature was covered with short hairs, and had a pair of nipper-like jaws, with which he could inflict an ugly wound.

    A Mortal Antipathy | Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
  • As he reached for his sword, this ceased and he heard a strange slobbering mouthing that prickled the short hairs on his scalp.

    The Devil in Iron | Robert E. Howard
  • In a word, between fetching Britomart and not fetching her, Amory had her husband by the short hairs.

    Gray youth | Oliver Onions
  • A fine comb will further straighten the hairs, but it will also remove the snarled, tangled, short hairs.

    Textiles | William H. Dooley
  • Each pair is armed with a spur, and fringed with very short hairs, which serve the purpose of brushes.

    The Insect World | Louis Figuier