Synonyms of beard


1. beard, face fungus, whiskers, facial hair

usage: the hair growing on the lower part of a man's face

2. beard, hair, fuzz, tomentum

usage: a tuft or growth of hairs or bristles on certain plants such as iris or grasses

3. beard, person, individual, someone, somebody, mortal, soul

usage: a person who diverts suspicion from someone (especially a woman who accompanies a male homosexual in order to conceal his homosexuality)

4. beard, hair

usage: hairy growth on or near the face of certain mammals

5. byssus, beard, fiber, fibre

usage: tuft of strong filaments by which e.g. a mussel makes itself fast to a fixed surface


1. beard, rim

usage: go along the rim, like a beard around the chin; "Houses bearded the top of the heights"

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Definition and meaning of beard (Dictionary)