be·​reted bə-ˈrād How to pronounce bereted (audio)
: 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

Word History

First Known Use

1928, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of bereted was in 1928

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“Bereted.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Mar. 2024.

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