beard

All Noun
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  • Info A beard is the collection of hair that grows on the chin, upper lip, cheeks and neck of human beings and some non-human animals.
  • Despite having cut his hair, he left his very short beard the way it was.
  • She has lived as a woman with a beard for most of her life.
  • Beard also felt the need to record and help out other local musicians.
  • He would always color his beard and take care of his hair using a type of plant.
  • Whether he has a beard or not is not yet an established tradition.
  • We also learn he has a white beard -- possibly, the boy is not certain.
  • By two years of age she was capable of growing a beard.
  • They are well built men; they wear their hair long, and their beards full. Cited from The Philippine Islands, 1493-1803, Vol. 2, Ed. by Blair & Robertson
  • During this time he decided to grow a beard, which became his most characteristic feature.
  • Beard was one of twenty players named to the national team pool.
  • They wore their beards, and when they died they were succeeded by their sons. Cited from The Interesting Narrative of Olaudah Equiano, by Olaudah Equiano
  • The beard was also a sign of his break with the past.
  • After that, who will believe that all the money went into Beard's pocket? Cited from North America, Vol. 2, by Anthony Trollope
  • The king has usually sitting beside him, eight or ten old men with grey beards. Cited from Voyages and Travels, Vol. VII, by Robert Kerr
  • The hair has been extended and the beard is longer and more pointed than when originally painted.
  • He also let his beard grow, which was against the contemporary fashion.
  • Beards, to be sure, were far more rare twenty years ago than they have since become. Cited from Idolatry, by Julian Hawthorne
  • I shall make a beard to grow upon little boys.
  • He is suddenly aged, his beard long and white, and his back bent.
  • "He is no man that he should talk to men and gray-beards!" Cited from Brown Wolf and Other Jack London Stories, by Jack London
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Meaning of beard

  • noun The hair growing on the lower part of a man's face
  • noun A tuft or growth of hairs or bristles on certain plants such as iris or grasses
  • noun A person who diverts suspicion from someone (especially a woman who accompanies a male homosexual in order to conceal his homosexuality)
  • noun Hairy growth on or near the face of certain mammals
  • verb Go along the rim, like a beard around the chin
    Houses bearded the top of the heights