five o'clock shadow

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five′ o'clock` shad′ow


n.
a dark stubble on the jawline and cheeks of a man's face.
[1935–40]
Translations

five o'clock shadow

n (hum) you've got a five o'clock shadowdovresti farti la barba
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He must fear that, at any second now, I might break into a squealing schoolgirl frenzy over his starry (so, so starry and piercingly sexy) blue eyes, perfectly coiffed mahogany locks and 5 o'clock shadow.
Summary: You know the look: Young fellows in their 20s and 30s whose facial hair is somewhat longer than 5 o'clock shadow and only somewhat shorter than the hair on their heads.
Here you get a sense of Jenifer Ringer's bright eyes and warm smile, Andrew Veyette's determined face in a leap, Ashley Bouder's flirty smile amid three leaping men, Benjamin Millepied's chic 5 o'clock shadow, and the cozy friendship of Teresa Reichlen, Sterling Hyltin, and Sara Mearns.
Wearing leather and Ray Bans with a 5 o'clock shadow (I imagine).
USC's true freshman quarterback, Matt Barkley, had enough time in the first half to grow a 5 o'clock shadow, so it wasn't so surprising that he managed to complete 16-of-22 passes for 138 yards and two touchdowns.
With his 5 o'clock shadow, scoundrel's smile, arsenal of wisecracks in the face of peril, and weathered, wide-brimmed fedora, he's been imitated by many, but never duplicated.
Joseph McCarthy began shaving twice a day to rid himself of the 5 o'clock shadow so well documented in Block's drawings.
The first of the televised debates of that campaign is aired, and Nixon, who declined to have television makeup applied, exhibits a 5 o'clock shadow and repeatedly mops sweat from his face with a handkerchief.
Needless to say, one area where you won't find anything even vaguely similar, however, is on the bottom line: Bed Bath is a brilliant merchant, enormously profitable and growing faster than Richard Nixon's 5 o'clock shadow, while Penney's continues to struggle with its merchandising strategy and turn in lackluster financial results.
A light dusting of powder eliminates shine and 5 o'clock shadow.
Brown provides several insider secrets for retouching portraits such as whitening teeth and eyes, enhancing eyelashes, reducing 5 o'clock shadow, removing wrinkles, and color correcting skin tones all within Adobe Photoshop.
In the title role, DJ Qualls displays the same frightening enthusiasm for humiliation that he did while playing the skinny kid in ``Road Trip,'' only here, with his perpetual 5 o'clock shadow, Qualls seems a bit long in the tooth for high-school shenanigans.