bald - definition and synonyms

 
adjective 

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/bɔːld/
adjectivebald
comparativebalder
superlativebaldest
  1. 1
    with little or no hair on your head

    a bald spot on the top of his head

    go bald (=lose your hair):

    I started going bald in my twenties.

  2. 2
    a bald tyre is no longer safe to use because its surface is worn smooth
  3. 3
    a bald statement, fact, truth etc is something you say in a direct way, without trying to be sensitive or polite

derived word

baldness

noun [uncountable]