beard·ed /-ɪd/ 形容詞
Beard v. t. [imp. & p. p. Bearded; p. pr. & vb. n. Bearding.]
1. To take by the beard; to seize, pluck, or pull the beard of (a man), in anger or contempt.
2. To oppose to the face; to set at defiance.
No admiral, bearded by these corrupt and dissolute minions of the palace, dared to do more than mutter something about a court martial. --Macaulay.
3. To deprive of the gills; -- used only of oysters and similar shellfish.
Beard·ed, a. Having a beard. “Bearded fellow.” --Shak. “Bearded grain.” --Dryden.
Bearded vulture, Bearded eagle. Zool. See Lammergeir.
Bearded tortoise. Zool. See Matamata.
adj 1: having hair on the cheeks and chin [syn: barbate, bewhiskered,
2: having a growth of hair-like awns; "bearded wheatgrass"