1. Balder, Baldr

usage: (Norse mythology) god of light and peace and noted for his beauty and sweet nature; son of Odin and Frigg and husband of Nanna; killed by Hoth


1. bald, barefaced, overt (vs. covert), open

usage: with no effort to conceal; "a barefaced lie"

2. bald, bald-headed, bald-pated, hairless (vs. hairy)

usage: lacking hair on all or most of the scalp; "a bald pate"; "a bald-headed gentleman"

3. bald, denuded, denudate, bare (vs. covered)

usage: without the natural or usual covering; "a bald spot on the lawn"; "bare hills"

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