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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bearded, barbate, bewhiskered, whiskered, whiskeryadjective

    having hair on the cheeks and chin


  1. whiskeredadjective

    Possessed of whiskers; covered in bristles.

    Michael's heavily whiskered face hadn't seen a razor in some days.


  1. whiskered

    Whiskered generally refers to the presence or characteristic of having whiskers - a type of hair or bristle growing around the mouth of certain animals, like cats, dogs, or mice. It can be used to describe animals, people, or even inanimate objects that have, appear to have, or are decorated with whisker-like features. In terms of different contexts, in mathematics, whiskered means having a graph with extended lines resembling whiskers. Additionally, around the field of electronics, a whiskered component can refer to a failure mode in electronic devices whereby metal grows hair-like structures, leading to circuit failures. So, the definition of whiskered can vary widely depending on the context in which it's used.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Whiskeredadjective

    formed into whiskers; furnished with whiskers; having or wearing whiskers

  2. Whiskeredadjective

    having elongated hairs, feathers, or bristles on the cheeks

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of whiskered in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of whiskered in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of whiskered in a Sentence

  1. Mitch Albom, The Five People You Meet in Heaven:

    And in that line now was a whiskered old man, with a linen cap and a crooked nose, who waited in a place called the Stardust Band Shell to share his part of the secret of heaven: that each affects the other and the other affects the next, and the world is full of stories, but the stories are all one.

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    clothing that is worn or carried, but not part of your main clothing
    A equity
    B disguise
    C match
    D accessory

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