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Definition 1: tuft of strong filaments by which e.g. a mussel makes itself fast to a fixed surface - [noun denoting animal]

Synonyms for beard in the sense of this definition

(beard is a kind of ...) a slender and greatly elongated substance capable of being spun into yarn

Definition 2: hairy growth on or near the face of certain mammals - [noun denoting animal]

(beard is a kind of ...) a covering for the body (or parts of it) consisting of a dense growth of threadlike structures (as on the human head); helps to prevent heat loss

"he combed his hair" "each hair consists of layers of dead keratinized cells"

(... is part of beard) any of numerous agile ruminants related to sheep but having a beard and straight horns

Definition 3: the hair growing on the lower part of a man's face - [noun denoting body]

Synonyms for beard in the sense of this definition

(beard is a kind of ...) hair on the face (especially on the face of a man)

(... is a kind of beard ) the first beard of an adolescent boy

(... is a kind of beard ) a small tufted beard worn by Emperor Napoleon III

(... is a kind of beard ) a full beard

(... is a kind of beard ) a small patch of facial hair just below the lower lip and above the chin

(... is a kind of beard ) a small chin beard trimmed to a point; named for its resemblance to a goat's beard

(... is a kind of beard ) short stiff hairs growing on a man's face when he has not shaved for a few days

(... is a kind of beard ) a short pointed beard (named after the artist Anthony Vandyke)

(beard is a part of ...) an unshaved growth of hair on the upper lip

"he looked younger after he shaved off his mustache"

(... is part of beard) the body of an adult man

(... is part of beard) the front of the human head from the forehead to the chin and ear to ear

"he washed his face" "I wish I had seen the look on his face when he got the news"

Definition 4: a person who diverts suspicion from someone (especially a woman who accompanies a male homosexual in order to conceal his homosexuality) - [noun denoting person]

(beard is a kind of ...) a human being

"there was too much for one person to do"

Definition 5: a tuft or growth of hairs or bristles on certain plants such as iris or grasses - [noun denoting plant]

(beard is a kind of ...) filamentous hairlike growth on a plant

"peach fuzz"

(... is a kind of beard ) slender bristlelike appendage found on the bracts of grasses

Definition 6: go along the rim, like a beard around the chin - [verb of stative]

Samples where beard or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Houses bearded the top of the heights

(beard is a kind of ...) run around the rim of

"Sugar rimmed the dessert plate"

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