Associations to the word «Hairy»


HAIRY, adjective. Of a person, having a lot of hair on the body.
HAIRY, adjective. Of an animal, having a lot of fur.
HAIRY, adjective. Of a body part other than the head, having hair growing from it.
HAIRY, adjective. Difficult, complex, intricate, or intimidating.
HAIRY BALL THEOREM, noun. (mathematics) A theorem stating that there is no nonvanishing continuous tangent vector field on the sphere.
HAIRY EYEBALL, noun. (slang) A look askance at someone; a look of disdain or skepticism.
HAIRY EYEBALL, noun. (slang) A fond look at someone while batting one's eyelashes.
HAIRY HEDGEHOG, noun. Gymnure
HAIRY HEDGEHOGS, noun. Plural of hairy hedgehog
HAIRY MOLLIES, noun. Plural of hairy molly
HAIRY MOLLY, noun. (Ireland) (idiomatic) A hairy caterpillar.
HAIRY MOLLY, noun. (Ireland) (idiomatic) The vulva.

Dictionary definition

HAIRY, adjective. Having or covered with hair; "Jacob was a hairy man"; "a hairy caterpillar".
HAIRY, adjective. Hazardous and frightening; "hairy moments in the mountains".

Wise words

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