be·​reted | \ bə-ˈrād How to pronounce bereted (audio) , be- \

Definition of bereted

: wearing a beret … a photograph of a cute little French girl handing a bottle of what might be champagne to a liberating G.I. under the watchful eye of a bereted Frenchman …— Julian Barnes, New Yorker, 16 July 2001

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First Known Use of bereted

1928, in the meaning defined above

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“Bereted.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 May. 2021.

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