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noun as in beard

noun as in hair

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Example Sentences

In fact, traditional Chinese medicine outlines the uses for each component of a tiger, down to its nose leather and whiskers.

Then he pointed to my sunken cheeks where a couple gray whiskers poked through.

Prince Harry has been ordered to shave off his ginger whiskers by no higher authority than the Queen herself.

After a few years of stubble, the lumberjack whiskers returned, now dyed black.

There was Coco the other day, on Page Six, his familiar red coiffure now underlined by some bright, red whiskers.

Sol laughed out of his whiskers, with a big, loose-rolling sound, and sat on the porch without waiting to be asked.

Under the internal pressure his whiskers stood on end and his face grew red.

One is of my own poor sex, a man, a thing of whiskers; the other has the honour to belong to that sex which—have I said it?

The black wig and whiskers lay near him; but the real hair, light and scanty, was pushed back from the damp brow.

There the man has lived—if you can call such an existence living; Willy Gum, concealed by his borrowed black hair and whiskers.


On this page you'll find 16 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to whiskers, such as: bristles, burnsides, goatee, mustache, sideburns, and stubble.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.