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1. hirsute

adjective. ['hɝˈsuːt'] having or covered with hair.

Synonyms

  • velvety-haired
  • thick-haired
  • pilary
  • furlike
  • downy
  • long-haired
  • fuzzy
  • coarse-furred
  • velvety-furred
  • comate
  • sericeous
  • woolly
  • silver-haired
  • woolly-haired
  • tomentous
  • comose
  • dark-coated
  • curly-haired
  • rough-haired
  • shock-headed
  • puberulent
  • comal
  • short-haired
  • hoary
  • glossy-haired
  • furry
  • glossy-coated
  • wire-haired
  • pappose
  • floccose
  • wiry-coated
  • wiry
  • pilous
  • lanate
  • smooth-haired
  • pilose
  • stiff-haired
  • coarse-haired
  • fuzzed
  • snake-haired
  • glossy-furred
  • silky-haired
  • tomentose
  • curly-coated
  • canescent
  • wooly-haired
  • soft-haired
  • hairy
  • dark-haired
  • pubescent
  • hispid
  • furred
  • haired

Antonyms

  • clearheaded
  • hard
  • distinct
  • coherent

Etymology

  • hirsutus (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Hirsute

  • disrepute
  • subacute
  • undilute
  • grassroot
  • dispute
  • compute
  • absolut
  • zoot-suit
  • repute
  • refute
  • recruit
  • permute
  • minute
  • impute
  • degroote
  • commute
  • uproot
  • stroot
  • salute
  • reroute
  • pursuit
  • pollute
  • macoute
  • enroute
  • dilute
  • caillouet
  • cahouet
  • cahoot
  • beirut
  • bebout

Example sentences of the word hirsute


1. Adjective
The plant is moderately hirsute with multi-branched hairs.

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