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beardy Line breaks: beardie
Pronunciation: /ˈbɪədi/

Definition of beardy in English:

adjective (beardier, beardiest)

(Of a man) having a beard: in the year of beardy hipsters, he looks nearly a decade out of fashion
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  • In the 6th Century, a big beardy, Anglo Saxon man founded a little village on the River Trent.
  • "I'm not a green, beardy, self-congratulatory environmental campaigner," he says.
  • The stereotype of the beardy academic, dressed in ill-fitting corduroy and locked away in his ivory tower, endures.


(also beardie) (plural beardies) British Back to top  
1A bearded man, especially one regarded as lacking in style: the cartoons show him as a mad beardie
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  • Real ale is not all about beardies with sandals.
  • Poets were pop stars, now they're weird beardies in bondage to an ancient craft that nobody deigns to understand.
  • So the smooth ones, not the beardies, are those who decided to do something other than accept nature's default condition.
2A bearded collie: expect to be greeted with a bounce when you meet a beardie
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  • Beardies also love to race around and play with each other and other dogs and will often appear very overpowering.
  • Lean and active, Beardies are strongly made and cover the ground with the minimum of effort.
  • The Bearded Collie or beardie is the traditional dog of the Scottish shepherd, but was used to herd both sheep and cattle.
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