part of speech: noun

definition 1: a single, thin structure like a thread that grows on the body of humans and some animals.

  • The baby has a few hairs on his head now.

definition 2: a mass of hairs growing on the head or skin.

  • His hair is brown.
  • He shaves the hair off his face.

derivation: hairlike (adj.)

Word Builder: hair +

hairbrush: a brush for the hair.
haircut: a way of cutting the hair on your head.
hairdresser: a person whose job is to cut and style hair.
hairnet: a net to cover the hair and keep it in place.