Thesaurus

beard

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of beard

  1. to oppose (something hostile or dangerous) with firmness or courage a man of integrity who was never afraid to beard the lion in his den Synonyms of beard face, brave, brazen, breast, confront, dare, defy, outbrave, outfaceWords Related to beard face up (to), front; affront; challenge; encounter, meet; accost, approach, corner; repel, resist, stand, withstand; battle, combat, contend (with), fight, oppose, square (off)Near Antonyms of beard avoid, eschew, shun; elude, escape, evade, shakeAntonyms of beard dodge, duck, funk, shirk, sidestep



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up beard? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!