The definition of hirsute is hairy or having bristles.adjective
An example of something hirsute is a raccoon.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
Origin: L hirsutus < hirtus, bristly, akin to hircus: see hircine
- hirsuteness noun
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- Covered with hair; hairy.
- Botany Covered with stiff or coarse hairs.
Origin: Latin hirsūtus, hairy, bristly.
- hirˈsuteˌness noun
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