beady

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adjective \ˈbē-dē\

Definition of beady

beadier

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beadiest

  1. 1a :  resembling beadsb :  small, round, and shiny with interest or greed beady eyes

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

beadily

play \ˈbē-də-lē\ adverb

1826

First Known Use of beady

1826


BEADY Defined for English Language Learners

beady

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adjective \ˈbē-dē\

Definition of beady for English Language Learners

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


BEADY Defined for Kids

beady

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adjective \ˈbē-dē\

Definition of beady for Students

beadier

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beadiest

  1. :  like a bead especially in being small, round, and shiny beady eyes



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