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bearded

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

as in mustachioed, bewhiskered

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bearded

verb
past tense of beard

Synonyms & Antonyms of bearded (Entry 2 of 2)

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

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The first known use of bearded was before the 12th century

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“Bearded.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bearded. Accessed 23 Jan. 2021.

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