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 beard beard

noun

  • ( ) the hair growing on the lower part of a man's face  ( beard, face fungus, whiskers )
    the hair growing on the lower part of a man's face
  • tuft of strong filaments by which e.g. a mussel makes itself fast to a fixed surface  ( beard, byssus )
    tuft of strong filaments by which e.g. a mussel makes itself fast to a fixed surface
  • hairy growth on or near the face of certain mammals  ( beard )
    hairy growth on or near the face of certain mammals
  • a person who diverts suspicion from someone (especially a woman who accompanies a male homosexual in order to conceal his homosexuality)  ( beard )
    a person who diverts suspicion from someone (especially a woman who accompanies a male homosexual in order to conceal his homosexuality)
  • a tuft or growth of hairs or bristles on certain plants such as iris or grasses  ( beard )
    a tuft or growth of hairs or bristles on certain plants such as iris or grasses
  • verb

  • ( ) go along the rim, like a beard around the chin  ( beard )
    go along the rim, like a beard around the chin
     Houses bearded the top of the heights
    Houses bearded the top of the heights


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