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Beard vs. Mustache

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Main Difference

The main difference between Beard and Mustache is that the Beard is a facial hair and Mustache is a facial hair grown on the upper lip.

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  • Beard (noun)

    Facial hair on the chin, cheeks, jaw and neck.

  • Beard (noun)

    The cluster of small feathers at the base of the beak in some birds.

  • Beard (noun)

    The appendages to the jaw in some cetaceans, and to the mouth or jaws of some fishes.

  • Beard (noun)

    The byssus of certain shellfish.

  • Beard (noun)

    The gills of some bivalves, such as the oyster.

  • Beard (noun)

    In insects, the hairs of the palpi of moths and butterflies.

  • Beard (noun)

    Long or stiff hairs on a plant; the awn.

    "the beard of grain"

  • Beard (noun)

    A barb or sharp point of an arrow or other instrument, projecting backward to prevent the head from being easily drawn out.

  • Beard (noun)

    That part of the underside of a horse's lower jaw which is above the chin, and bears the curb of a bridle.

  • Beard (noun)

    That part of a type which is between the shoulder of the shank and the face.

  • Beard (noun)

    A fake customer or companion, especially a woman who accompanies a gay man in order to give the impression that he is heterosexual.

  • Beard (verb)

    To grow hair on the chin and jaw.

  • Beard (verb)

    To boldly and bravely oppose or confront, often to the chagrin of the one being bearded.

    "Robin Hood is always shown as bearding the Sheriff of Nottingham."

  • Beard (verb)

    To take by the beard; to seize, pluck, or pull the beard of (a man), in anger or contempt.

  • Beard (verb)

    To deprive (an oyster or similar shellfish) of the gills.

  • Mustache (noun)

    A growth of facial hair between the nose and the upper lip.

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  • Beard (noun)

    The hair that grows on the chin, lips, and adjacent parts of the human face, chiefly of male adults.

  • Beard (noun)

    The long hairs about the face in animals, as in the goat.

  • Beard (noun)

    Long or stiff hairs on a plant; the awn; as, the beard of grain.

  • Beard (noun)

    A barb or sharp point of an arrow or other instrument, projecting backward to prevent the head from being easily drawn out.

  • Beard (noun)

    That part of the under side of a horse's lower jaw which is above the chin, and bears the curb of a bridle.

  • Beard (noun)

    That part of a type which is between the shoulder of the shank and the face.

  • Beard (noun)

    An imposition; a trick.

  • Beard

    To take by the beard; to seize, pluck, or pull the beard of (a man), in anger or contempt.

  • Beard

    To oppose to the face; to set at defiance.

  • Beard

    To deprive of the gills; - used only of oysters and similar shellfish.

  • Mustache (noun)

    That part of the beard which grows on the upper lip; hair left growing above the mouth.

  • Mustache (noun)

    A West African monkey (Cercopithecus cephus). It has yellow whiskers, and a triangular blue mark on the nose.

  • Mustache (noun)

    Any conspicuous stripe of color on the side of the head, beneath the eye of a bird.

  • Mustache (noun)

    A stain or discoloration on the upper lip of a person; as, wearing a milk mustache.

Webster Dictionary
  • Beard (noun)

    the hair growing on the lower part of a man's face

  • Beard (noun)

    a tuft or growth of hairs or bristles on certain plants such as iris or grasses

  • Beard (noun)

    a person who diverts suspicion from someone (especially a woman who accompanies a male homosexual in order to conceal his homosexuality)

  • Beard (noun)

    hairy growth on or near the face of certain mammals

  • Beard (noun)

    tuft of strong filaments by which e.g. a mussel makes itself fast to a fixed surface

  • Beard (verb)

    go along the rim, like a beard around the chin;

    "Houses bearded the top of the heights"

  • Mustache (noun)

    an unshaved growth of hair on the upper lip;

    "he looked younger after he shaved off his mustache"

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