beaver beaver  /ˈbi vər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a man's hat with a tall crown; usually covered with silk or with beaver fur
  2. (n) a movable piece of armor on a medieval helmet used to protect the lower face
  3. (n) a hat made with the fur of a beaver (or similar material)
  4. (n) large semiaquatic rodent with webbed hind feet and a broad flat tail; construct complex dams and underwater lodges
  5. (v) work hard on something
  6. (n) the soft brown fur of the beaver
  7. (n) a native or resident of Oregon
  8. (n) a full beard

Usage(s):

  • The beaver pelt, once the currency of a frontier, has had a treacherous history.

News

  1. Beaver Creek Fire near Rifle contained

    The Beaver Creek Fire that was burning near Rifle has been contained but firefighters will monitor the area throughout Friday to make sure no hot spots flare-up.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: KJCT 8 Grand Junction

  2. Beaver Creek Fire started by lightning

    BEAVER CREEK - The Beaver Creek Fire which started Thursday night scorched 7 acres is now completely contained.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: 9 News Denver

  3. Beaver Creek rodeo returns June 27

    BEAVER CREEK — The Beaver Creek Rodeo Series returns for its 12th season June 27. The resort’s family-friendly Western rodeo is held every Thursday night weekly through Aug. 15 and this year, a special Tuesday night rodeo will take place on July 2, prior to the Fourth holiday.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Vail Daily

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Quotes

  1. "I need Pennsylvania," Obama told a crowd of several thousand at an outdoor rally in Beaver on Friday night. "I need Beaver, Pennsylvania. I need you to stand up beside me and say now is the time to bring about change in America."
    on Aug 30, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "On a couple of big sandbars there were already beaver tracks, bighorn sheep tracks," Martin said. "You could see the animals already exploring new aspects of the old canyon."
    on Mar 13, 2008 By: Steve Martin Source: AZ Central.com

  3. "I think my real competition is the beaver," Blaine said, smiling, "not the bottlenose whales."
    on Apr 29, 2008 By: David Blaine Source: FOXNews

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