Definition of Bewhiskered

1. Adjective. Having hair on the cheeks and chin.

Exact synonyms: Barbate, Bearded, Whiskered, Whiskery
Similar to: Unshaved, Unshaven
Derivative terms: Whisker



Definition of Bewhiskered

1. Adjective. Having whiskers ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Bewhiskered

1. [adj]

Bewhiskered Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Bewhiskered Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Bewhiskered

beweeps
beweigh
bewell
bewelter
bewent
bewept
bewest
bewet
beweted
beweting
bewets
bewetted
bewetting
bewhape
bewhisker
bewhiskered (current term)
bewhisper
bewield
bewig
bewigged
bewigging
bewigs
bewilder
bewildered
bewilderedly
bewilderedness

Literary usage of Bewhiskered

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Handy-book of Literary Curiosities by William Shepard Walsh (1892)
"... «ho, in trying to show that he knows it all, deals in grizzly and bewhiskered chestnuts. There is a Greek epigram, attributed sometimes to Philippus of ..."

2. The Amateur Gentleman by Jeffery Farnol (1913)
"And yet," sighed the bewhiskered gentleman, regarding him with half-closed eyes, and with his head very much on one side, " in spite of your nose, ..."

3. The Red Badge of Courage: An Episode of the American Civil War by Stephen Crane (1900)
"Some talked of gray, bewhiskered hordes who were advancing with relentless curses and chewing tobacco with unspeakable valor ; tremendous bodies of fierce ..."

4. Lord Jim by Joseph Conrad (1900)
"It's no use asking either,' said Egstrom, standing bewhiskered and obliging before me with his arms hanging down his sides clumsily and a thin silver ..."

5. The Sketch-book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. by Washington Irving (1906)
"... and the striplings bewhiskered with burnt cork, and gravely clad in broad skirts, hanging sleeves, and full-bottomed wigs, to represent the character of ..."

6. Poetry by Modern Poetry Association (1914)
"But the old fool seizes his fork in both hands, And looking up bewhiskered out of the pit, Shouts like an army captain, "Let her come! ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Bewhiskered

Search for Bewhiskered on Dictionary.com!Search for Bewhiskered on Thesaurus.com!Search for Bewhiskered on Google!Search for Bewhiskered on Wikipedia!

Search