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beard
British English: /bɪəd/
American English: /ˈbɪrd/

Translation of beard in French:

noun

  • 1 (on man) a bushy beard
    une barbe touffue
    to grow a beard
    se faire pousser la barbe
    to shave off one's beard
    se raser la barbe
    to wear a beard
    avoir la barbe
    the man with the beard
    l'homme qui a une barbe
  • 5 (informal) (pretend girlfriend)
    (femme accompagnant un homosexuel à une fête ou soirée dans le seul but de ne pas dévoiler son homosexualité)

transitive verb

Idioms

to beard the lion in his den

braver le lion dans son antre

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