Translation of beard in Spanish:

beard

barba, n.

Pronunciation: /bɪəd//ˈbɪrd/

noun

  • 1

    (of person)
    barba feminine
    a man with a beard un barbudo
    • to have / wear a beard tener barba
    • two/three days' (growth of) beard una barba de dos/tres días
    • stop mumbling into your beard! ¡deja de hablar entre dientes!
    • They are young; they wear fatigues and sport long black hair and beards.
    • She laid her head back on his shoulder, taking pleasure in the soft, dry texture of his trim beard against her cheek.
    • His long, tangled hair joined with his beard, his long black leather coat was clad with silver chains and spikes, as were his solid boots.
    • Instead, I've tried to ignore it, but whether I shave off my goatee, grow a beard or cut my hair, the resemblance won't go away.
    • The man was a giant, with a large flowing mane of jet black hair and a beard to match.
    • The giveaways are the white beard, ruddy cheeks and pet cat draped round his neck like a fur stole.
    • The two six-year-old boys described the man who approached them as white, aged about 40, with some beard growth on his chin.
    • A little beard definitely makes my cheeks look a bit fuller, which can only be a good thing.
    • He was tall and muscular with shaggy black hair with a beard.
    • After completing their career courses, captains arrive at new duty stations wearing Bermuda shorts, Birkenstocks, and 3-day growths of beards.
    • I'm also cultivating a tiny beard under my lower lip but purely because I quite liked tugging on it.
    • He had even taken the time to dye his beard and hair black.
    • He had white skin, a trimmed beard, small black eyes and short-cropped hair around a bald spot.
    • His suit was dark, his hair dyed black, his beard full and neat.
    • He had long shaggy dirty blond hair almost completely covering his eyes; he had a two-day-old beard forming on his cheeks and chin.
    • They contain more blood than essence in men, and thus promote the growth of the beard and body hair.
    • He had short black hair with a black beard and what has been described as ‘sores’ on his face.
    • Euthenas giggled as the whiskery hairs of his beard tickled her cheeks.
    • He washed his face and shaved his nightly growth of a beard.
    • The other was 5ft 9in with short black hair and a beard.
    • A bird shot by a 9-year-old of Lebanon set new Oregon state records for weight, beard length and overall score.
    • The tail is short and tipped with black; ears have long black tufts and cheeks have long pale ruffs which form a pointed beard at the throat.
    • The small head is solid gold in colour, with a happy, playful expression, wide square jaw and a red beard.
    • Turkey beards (likened to human scalps) were used for some of the vertical elements of traditional Osage hair roaches.
    • The goat has dilute glaze on its forehead and upper beard.
    • Many of the larger hatcheries claim to sell araucanas, but instead are selling americanas, which have a tail and a beard instead of tufts, or Easter Egg chickens, which can look like anything as they are only part araucana.
    • The beard and whiskers are white or grey, the forehead band and mane are white to yellow-white.
    • The Ameraucana has a tail, muffs, and a beard around its face.
    • Both males and females are brown to dark-gray with light beards and dark faces.
    • Most of them show an animal with cloven hoofs and a beard like a goat, or sometimes a mane like a horse.
    • I've named it after Henri Becquerel in honour of the plant's peculiar beard.
    • The strands of barley's beard can get stuck in an animals mouth because it is sharp.
    • Our wheat does have a beard, but not as itchy as a barley awn.
    • Each grain is covered with a husk called the ‘lemma’ which may or may not have a long hair or ‘beard’ on the tip; modern wheats include bearded and beardless varieties.
    • The beard and branches are cut off to leave only the best part of the ginseng, however the head is left on for consumers to better assess the quality of the herb.
    • Decorate each ‘ear’ with two leaves and spun sugar to resemble corn beards.
  • 2

    Zoology
    (feminine plural) barbas
  • 3

    Botany
    arista feminine
  • 4

    (pretend girlfriend)

    mujer que acompaña a un homosexual a un evento social a fin de ocultar su homosexualidad


transitive verb

  • 1literary

    desafiar