bearded bearded  /ˈbɪr dəd/


  1. (adj) having hair on the cheeks and chin
  2. (adj) having a growth of hairlike awns


  1. Joaquin Phoenix appears on Late Show with David Letterman under the guise of his new bearded hip-hop persona, puzzling everyone.
  2. Since October, the bearded man in a white robe has wandered around this depressed coal region in Pennsylvania, where people tell stories about him.
  3. And then, perhaps, he might make a small, friendly sound, in the hope that he could persuade the bearded judge to turn his head.


  1. AP Exclusive: Facebook broke Indonesia terror case

    JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Sefa Riano didn't try to hide his plans or his beliefs. A Facebook page that police traced to him is plastered with photos of bearded men in camouflage uniforms holding rifles and banners hailing "The Spirit of Jihad."
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

  2. Esquire praises MSU's 'Bearded Heroes'

    The Mississippi State baseball team has gotten a nod from Esquire magazine because of their beards. The magazine picked the Diamond Dawgs to win the College World Series because of their beards. One writer called the team "Bearded Heroes." Earlier in the season, Coach John Cohen decided players could keep their beards until they lose a game. MSU will play again Friday in Omaha.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: WAPT Jackson

  3. Ben Bernanke to Wall Street: It's the beginning of the end

    The bearded one says the Fed could soon pull its support for the economy
    on June 20, 2013     Source: The Week via Yahoo! News


  1. "It was so much fun. I got to work with sea lions and bearded dragon lizards and the pelican. I trained them and had to feed them and learned how to make them do tricks," Breslin told Reuters in an interview.
    on Apr 1, 2008 By: Abigail Breslin Source: Reuters UK

  2. ...who had a brief 1988 GOP presidential bid, told "This Week" host George Stephanopoulos that federal jurists were a more serious threat to America than "a few bearded terrorists who fly into buildings" and that Muslims were unfit to...
    on May 4, 2005 By: Pat Robertson Source:

  3. "The bearded one (God) saved me many times before - and I hope he will do so this time," Maradona told Cadena 3 radio.
    on Sep 29, 2009 By: Diego Maradona Source: AFP

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