from The Century Dictionary.

  • Wearing whiskers; having whiskers, in any sense.
  • Formed into whiskers.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Formed into whiskers; furnished with whiskers; having or wearing whiskers.
  • adjective (Zoöl.) Having elongated hairs, feathers, or bristles on the cheeks.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Possessed of whiskers; covered in bristles.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective having hair on the cheeks and chin


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