Definition of facial hair in English:

facial hair

Line breaks: fa¦cial hair


[mass noun]
  • A growth of hair on a man’s chin, cheeks, or upper lip: men with lots of facial hair
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    • The men plucked their facial hair and also removed hair around their heads, leaving a long central lock that they braided with decorative feathers, shells, and strings.
    • She lowered her age when she enlisted to make her lack of facial hair less remarkable.
    • Finns dress quite formally when heading out on the town, and the sight of a man not wearing a suit or jacket in a nightclub is as rare as a middle-aged Finn without facial hair.

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