blonde

Blonde (with an "e" at the end) is usually used to describe the yellowish-colored hair of a female. Marilyn Monroe had famously blonde hair, but only from bleaching — she was naturally a brunette.

Marilyn Monroe's hair was so famous she actually starred in a movie called Gentlemen Prefer Blondes. There the noun blonde is used to mean a person (a woman) with light-colored hair and skin. So you can either say, “She is blonde," or “She is a blonde,” and they mean the same thing — that she has fair hair. When describing a male's yellowish hair or light-colored stained wood, you will more often see blond without the silent "e" at the end. The addition of the "e" in the feminine form of blonde is of course a holdover from its French origin.

Definitions of blonde
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adj being or having light colored skin and hair and usually blue or grey eyes

Synonyms:
blond, light-haired
ash-blonde, platinum-blonde, towheaded
of hair color; whitish
fair, fairish
(used of hair or skin) pale or light-colored
flaxen, sandy
of hair color; pale yellowish to yellowish brown
nordic
resembling peoples of Scandinavia
redheaded
having red hair and usually fair skin
Antonyms:
brunet, brunette
marked by dark or relatively dark pigmentation of hair or skin or eyes
adust
burned brown by the sun
bronzed, suntanned, tanned
(of skin) having a tan color from exposure to the sun
brown, browned
(of skin) deeply suntanned
dark
brunet (used of hair or skin or eyes)
black-haired, brown-haired, dark-haired
having hair of a dark color
dark-skinned, dusky, swart, swarthy
naturally having skin of a dark color
grizzled
having dark hairs mixed with grey or white
nutbrown
of the color of nuts
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n a person with fair skin and hair

Synonyms:
blond
Types:
peroxide blond, peroxide blonde
a blond whose hair is bleached with peroxide
platinum blond, platinum blonde
a blond whose hair is a pale silvery (often artificially colored) blond
towhead
a person with light blond hair
Type of:
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul
a human being

n a light grayish yellow to near white

Synonyms:
blond
Type of:
chromatic color, chromatic colour, spectral color, spectral colour
a color that has hue

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