greybeard

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greybeard

(ˈɡreɪˌbɪəd) or

graybeard

n
1. an old man, esp a sage
2. (Ceramics) a large stoneware or earthenware jar or jug for spirits
ˈgreyˌbearded, ˈgrayˌbearded adj
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.greybeard - a man who is very oldgreybeard - a man who is very old    
codger, old codger - used affectionately to refer to an eccentric but amusing old man
adult male, man - an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman); "there were two women and six men on the bus"
patriarch - a man who is older and higher in rank than yourself
2.greybeard - a stoneware drinking jug with a long neckgreybeard - a stoneware drinking jug with a long neck; decorated with a caricature of Cardinal Bellarmine (17th century)
jug - a large bottle with a narrow mouth
Translations

greybeard

graybeard (US) [ˈgreɪbɪəd] N (liter) → anciano m, viejo m

greybeard

[ˈgreɪˌbɪəd] nvecchio
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It turns out that Saxon is renegade Time Lord The Master - the role which greybearded Roger Delgado made his own until his death in 1973.
Jonah's greybearded, intensely still head rises strangely out of the water, against the dark flukes of the diving wha le.