bewhiskered bewhiskered

Definition(s):

  • (adj) having hair on the cheeks and chin

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. But China's booming free market experiment has brought the bewhiskered icons of capitalist decadence back to the nation's cities, tails held high.
  2. Many of them were still alive: they jolted on east and north out of France, bewhiskered and dirty, hardly aware of fame, but sighing with fatigue.
  3. To this was added a fantastic, ramshackle bureaucracy with bewhiskered officials dedicated to the ledgers of obscurantism.

News

  • Nation's oldest ultramarathon in Auburn is race within a race

    A few minutes before 8 o'clock on a pleasant Saturday night last June, well before an ocher-tinged sunset took hold in Auburn, a lithe, bewhiskered and bare-chested runner from Oregon named Timothy Olson crossed the finish line at Placer High School to set the course record at the Western States 100-Mile Endurance Run.
    on June 27, 2013     Source: The Sacramento Bee

Quotes

  • ...his 1997 memoir Thin Ice: Coming of Age in Canada, author and New Yorker illustrator Bruce McCall wrote about his adolescent attempts to present Canadian history in comic book form: "What ensued was scene after scene of bewhiskered elderly...
    on Sep 2, 2007 By: Bruce McCall Source: Toronto Star

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