adjective \ˈbē-dē\

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

bead·i·er bead·i·est

Full Definition of BEADY

a :  resembling beads
b :  small, round, and shiny with interest or greed <beady eyes>
:  marked by bubbles or beads <a beady liquor>
bead·i·ly \ˈbē-də-lē\ adverb

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