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  • nounbeard
  • nounhair

synonyms for whiskers

  • bristles
  • burnsides
  • goatee
  • mustache
  • sideburns
  • stubble
  • muttonchops
  • side whiskers
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How to use whiskers in a sentence

Sol laughed out of his whiskers, with a big, loose-rolling sound, and sat on the porch without waiting to be asked.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
Under the internal pressure his whiskers stood on end and his face grew red.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
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?
FIRST PLAYSA. A. MILNE
The black wig and whiskers lay near him; but the real hair, light and scanty, was pushed back from the damp brow.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
There the man has lived—if you can call such an existence living; Willy Gum, concealed by his borrowed black hair and whiskers.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
His once smooth face was decorated with a superb pair of light-brown whiskers of the stamp now styled Dundreary.
THE FLOATING LIGHT OF THE GOODWIN SANDSR.M. BALLANTYNE
Jaffery scratched his whiskers and beard and screwed up his face as he did in moments of perplexity.
JAFFERYWILLIAM J. LOCKE
M. Noel, in a dress-coat, very dark skinned and with mutton-chop whiskers, came forward to meet us.
THE NABOBALPHONSE DAUDET
The kitten, with the greed of its kind, devoured the cream, covering its small nose and whiskers with a pinkish film.
THE MEDICI BOOTSPEARL NORTON SWET
Inwardly, in spite of his gross body and highly masculine whiskers, he was more like a maiden lady than a man of twenty-nine.
TALES AND FANTASIESROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO WHISKERS

  • bristles
  • bristly stubble
  • peach fuzz
  • stubble
  • whiskers
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.