Dean asked as he fingered the stubble-beard he'd never gotten around to shaving.
"I suppose so," he said, "and the full beard, no doubt."
"I can't imagine you with a beard," she finally said.
The orthodox Conservatives and some democrats who were jealous of his influence, while afraid to beard the great statesman himself, combined to assail his nearest friends.
On seal-cylinders he is represented as an old man with flowing beard, with the crescent as his symbol.
In his eyes the beard was a symbol of the old regime, and as such it must be removed.
On the importance attached to the beard, see Ency.
Aubrey describes him as "of a very fair, clear sanguine complexion, with a long beard as white as milk - a very handsome man - tall and slender.
Paule, as of "middle stature, strong and well shaped, of a grave countenance and brown complexion, black hair and eyes, his beard neither long nor thick."
The Rajput wears a full beard and whiskers, usually parted in the middle.
These were so long that they reached to his feet, and both the hair and the beard were carefully plaited into many braids, and the end of each braid fastened with a bow of colored ribbon.
It is this: When you oil your beard, don't oil it too much, lest it soil your clothing.
These are the lips of the lake, on which no beard grows.
His servant was also a yellow, wrinkled old man, without beard or mustache, evidently not because he was shaven but because they had never grown.
"He should pay folks off properly," a thin workingman, with frowning brows and a straggly beard, was saying.
The fourth was a peasant, a very handsome man with a broad, light-brown beard and black eyes.
Having been taken prisoner and allowed his beard to grow, he seemed to have thrown off all that had been forced upon him--everything military and alien to himself--and had returned to his former peasant habits.
A beard and mustache covered the lower part of his face, and a tangle of hair, infested with lice, curled round his head like a cap.
His thin face with its short, thick black beard looked angry.
Denisov wore a Cossack coat, had a beard, had an icon of Nicholas the Wonder-Worker on his breast, and his way of speaking and everything he did indicated his unusual position.