one of a British breed of medium-sized herding dogs with a medium-length, shaggy coat, black, blue, brown, or fawn in color.
a medium-sized breed of dog having a profuse long straight coat, usually grey or fawn and often with white on the head, legs, and chest, a long tail, and a distinctive beard
- Bearded darnel
a grass, Lolium tementulum, related to rye, having bristles on the seed head and bearing seeds that yield a narcotic poison.
- Bearded dragon
noun Also called bearded lizard, jew lizard. a large Australian lizard, Amphibolurus barbatus, with an erectile frill around the neck another name for frill-necked lizard
- Bearded seal
a large gray-to-golden seal, Erignathus barbatus, inhabiting the Arctic Ocean and adjacent waters, having square foreflippers and a thick mustache of long bristles on each side of the muzzle. Historical Examples Many deer had been seen not far from the ship, and Hobson had shot a bearded seal. In the Arctic Seas Francis Leopold McClintock […]
- Bearded tit
a small European bird, Panurus biarmicus, found in reedy places, the male of which has a tuft of black feathers on each side of the face. Historical Examples Their object in visiting this broad was to find the nest of the bearded tit, which Bell had told them bred there in great numbers. The Swan […]