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]
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five o'clock shadow

n (hum) you've got a five o'clock shadowdovresti farti la barba
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Meredith Monroe and Kerr Smith were 29 and 27 when they played the parts of 16-year-old-twins Andie and Jack McPhee and Kerr was said to have shaved twice daily in order to avoid a five o'clock shadow.
While Nixon, his chin marred with an unfortunate five o'clock shadow, looked sweaty and sickly under the bright lights, Kennedy looked like a star.
The brewery's signature beer is the Five O'clock Shadow, described as a "clean, crisp ale with a hint of bitterness," that appeals to a wide range of palettes.
I started with a five o'clock shadow in February and decided to put my razor down.
ANTONIO CONTE says Diego Costa must stay at Chelsea, even though for most of last season he played like a five o'clock shadow of his former self.
A 2013 study explored the question of attractiveness, concluding that the optimum state of facial hair, the one at which women found men most attractive, was one of heavy stubble, rather than a five o'clock shadow or a full beard.
Schulman's face, I realized, could be blown up on a billboard overlooking Lincoln Center, with his Semitic dark olive skin and ever-present, ever-full five o'clock shadow, and they still wouldn't notice him.
The incoming crowd was marked by a wealth of five o'clock shadow beards, white men's dress shirts with the first four buttons left open, dark suits and overly made-up young women who clearly hadn't grasped the art of dressing well yet.
With the five o'clock shadow of the mountains as its backdrop, downtown Puerto Vallarta is less quaint and more gritty-urban.
Dittelman went to college with one of the members of Five O'Clock Shadow.
Beards were so widespread on the red carpet, I half expected Dame Helen Mirren to appear with one, or at the very least a five o'clock shadow.
There's no 'he's behind you' kerfuffles here and don't expect sweets thrown into the audience by some stout dame with a five o'clock shadow and the kind of make-up that would make Lily Savage seem like an angel.