(noun, adjective, verb)


1. with no effort to conceal

Similar word(s): open, overt, barefaced

2. lacking hair on all or most of the scalp

- a bald pate

- a bald-headed gentleman

Similar word(s): hairless

3. without the natural or usual covering

- a bald spot on the lawn

Similar word(s): bare, denudate, denuded

Sentences with bald as an adjective:

- a bald man with a moustache


1. (Appalachia) A mountain summit or crest that lacks forest growth despite a warm climate conducive to such, as is found in many places in the Southern Appalachian Mountains.


1. grow bald; lose hair on one's head

- He is balding already

Definition categories: change, grow, turn