- The definition of hirsute is hairy or having bristles.
An example of something hirsute is a raccoon.
A hirsute young man.
hirsute definition by Webster's New World
Origin: Classical Latin hirsutus ; from hirtus, bristly, akin to hircus: see hircine
- hirsuteness noun
hirsute definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- Covered with hair; hairy.
- Botany Covered with stiff or coarse hairs.
Origin: Latin hirsūtus, hairy, bristly.
- hirˈsuteˌness noun
hirsute - Medical Definition