bewhiskered

adjective

be·​whis·​kered bi-ˈ(h)wi-skərd How to pronounce bewhiskered (audio)
: having whiskers

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1795, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of bewhiskered was circa 1795

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“Bewhiskered.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bewhiskered. Accessed 12 Apr. 2024.

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bewhiskered

adjective
be·​whis·​kered bi-ˈhwis-kərd How to pronounce bewhiskered (audio)
-ˈwis-
: having whiskers

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