Share this entry

flaxen-haired Line breaks: flaxen-haired

Entry from British & World English dictionary

Definition of flaxen-haired in English:


Having pale yellow hair: a flaxen-haired girl
More example sentences
  • Finally the duo exit, one flaxen-haired and casual, one brunet and swathed in low-rider cargos.
  • Two others, one a short, dark youngster, and the other a flaxen-haired, reddish-complexioned young man, stood leaning side by side against the slate sink.
  • A few months ago the flaxen-haired South American wouldn't have been able to hit the Great Pyramid of Cheops with a beach-ball at point-blank-range.

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources