Pronunciation: (lông'hâr", long'-), [key] Informal.
1. Sometimes Disparaging.an intellectual.
2. a person, often gifted, who is very interested in or devoted to the arts, esp. a performer, composer, or lover of classical music.
3. a person having long hair, esp. a hippie.
4. a cat having long fur.
1. having long hair: a longhair cat.
2. of or characteristic of longhairs or their tastes.
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