Whiskered Whisk"ered, a. [1913 Webster] 1. Formed into whiskers; furnished with whiskers; having or wearing whiskers. [1913 Webster]

Our forefathers, a grave, whiskered race. --Cowper. [1913 Webster]

2. (Zo["o]l.) Having elongated hairs, feathers, or bristles on the cheeks. [1913 Webster]

The whiskered vermin race. --Grainger. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • whiskered — adjective Possessed of whiskers; covered in bristles. Michaels heavily whiskered face hadnt seen a razor in some days …   Wiktionary

  • whiskered — whisker ► NOUN 1) a long projecting hair or bristle growing from the face or snout of an animal. 2) (whiskers) the hair growing on a man s face. 3) (a whisker) informal a very small amount. DERIVATIVES whiskered adjective whiskery adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • whiskered — adjective see whisker …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • whiskered — /hwis keuhrd, wis /, adj. having, wearing, or covered with whiskers. [1755 65; WHISKER + ED3] * * * …   Universalium

  • whiskered — whisk·ered || hwɪskÉ™(r)d / wɪ adj. bearded, mustached, having facial hair; having long bristly hairs around the mouth (as of a cat, mouse, etc.) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • whiskered — whisk·ered …   English syllables

  • whiskered — See: whisker …   English dictionary

  • whiskered — adjective having hair on the cheeks and chin (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑bearded, ↑barbate, ↑bewhiskered, ↑whiskery • Similar to: ↑unshaven, ↑unshaved …   Useful english dictionary

  • Whiskered Tern — Conservation status …   Wikipedia

  • Whiskered Screech Owl — Conservation status Least Concern (IUCN 3.1)[1] …   Wikipedia

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