side-whiskers

plural noun
side-whis·​kers | \ ˈsīd-ˌ(h)wi-skərz How to pronounce side-whiskers (audio) \

Definition of side-whiskers

: whiskers on the side of the face usually worn long

Other Words from side-whiskers

side-whiskered \ ˈsīd-​ˌ(h)wi-​skərd How to pronounce side-whiskers (audio) \ adjective

First Known Use of side-whiskers

1799, in the meaning defined above

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“Side-whiskers.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/side-whiskers. Accessed 7 Mar. 2021.

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