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 (bĭ-wĭs′kərd, -hwĭs′-)
Having whiskers.
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having whiskers on the cheeks
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(bɪˈʰwɪs kərd, -ˈwɪs-)

1. having whiskers; bearded.
2. stale; hoary: a bewhiskered joke.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.bewhiskered - having hair on the cheeks and chinbewhiskered - having hair on the cheeks and chin  
unshaved, unshaven - not shaved
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[bɪˈwɪskəd] ADJbigotudo
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Still, the Professor persisted, reading to her from the Blue Guide of the University of Mairead which had been originally founded in 1390--one of the oldest universities in Europe; of the Basilica di Saint Clemente which was nearly as old; of the Royal Palace and Gardens of Mairead, the Royal Observatory and the Museum of Antiquities, the promenade beside the magnificent Po River--until at last his wife laughed, and wiped at her eyes, and kissed the Professor's bewhiskered cheek telling him yes of course she would go with him--"I could hardly let you go alone."
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