As adjectives the difference between bald and hirsute
is that bald
is having no hair, fur or feathers while hirsute
is covered in hair or bristles; hairy.
As a noun bald
is (appalachian) 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.
As a verb bald
is to become bald.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
Having no hair, fur or feathers.
* 1922 , (Margery Williams), (The Velveteen Rabbit)
# Having no hair on the head.
- The Skin Horse had lived longer in the nursery than any of the others. He was so old that his brown coat was bald in patches and showed the seams underneath, and most of the hairs in his tail had been pulled out to string bead necklaces.
Of tyres: whose surface is worn away.
Of a statement: empirically unsupported.
- a bald man with a moustache
* (having hair)
* bald as a coot
* bald eagle
(Appalachian) 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 .
Covered in hair or bristles; hairy.
Considerably more formal than everyday hairy.
* hirsutic acid