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beady

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adjective \ˈbē-dē\

Simple Definition of beady

  • —used to describe eyes that are small, round, and shiny and that usually suggest a bad quality (such as greed or dishonesty)

Full Definition of beady

bead·i·erbead·i·est

  1. 1 a :  resembling beads b :  small, round, and shiny with interest or greed <beady eyes>

  2. 2 :  marked by bubbles or beads <a beady liquor>

bead·i·ly play \ˈbē-də-lē\ adverb

1826

First Known Use of beady

1826

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