Vandyke

5 ENTRIES FOUND:

Van·dyke

noun \van-ˈdīk, vən-\

Definition of VANDYKE

1
a :  a wide collar with a deeply indented edge
b :  one of several V-shaped points forming a decorative edging
c :  a border of such points
2
:  a trim pointed beard
van·dyked \-ˈdīkt\ adjective

Illustration of VANDYKE

Origin of VANDYKE

Sir Anthony Vandyke
First Known Use: 1754

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: vandyke beard
Previous Word in the Dictionary: V and T
All Words Near: Vandyke

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up Vandyke? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More