Hir*sute" (?), a. [L. hirsutus; prob. akin to horridus horrid. Cf. Horrid.]
Rough with hair; set with bristles; shaggy.
Rough and coarse; boorish.
Cynical and hirsute in his behavior.
Life of A. Wood.
Pubescent with coarse or stiff hairs.
Covered with hairlike feathers, as the feet of certain birds.
© Webster 1913.