Definition of Whiskered. Meaning of Whiskered. Synonyms of Whiskered

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Whiskered. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Whiskered and, of course, Whiskered synonyms and on the right images related to the word Whiskered.

Definition of Whiskered

Whiskered
Whiskered Whisk"ered, a. 1. Formed into whiskers; furnished with whiskers; having or wearing whiskers. Our forefathers, a grave, whiskered race. --Cowper. 2. (Zo["o]l.) Having elongated hairs, feathers, or bristles on the cheeks. The whiskered vermin race. --Grainger.
Whisker
Whisker Whisk"er, n. 1. One who, or that which, whisks, or moves with a quick, sweeping motion. 2. Formerly, the hair of the upper lip; a mustache; -- usually in the plural. Hoary whiskers and a forky beard. --Pope. 3. pl. That part of the beard which grows upon the sides of the face, or upon the chin, or upon both; as, side whiskers; chin whiskers. 4. A hair of the beard. 5. One of the long, projecting hairs growing at the sides of the mouth of a cat, or other animal. 6. pl. (Naut.) Iron rods extending on either side of the bowsprit, to spread, or guy out, the stays, etc.

Meaning of Whiskered from wikipedia

- The red-whiskered bulbul (Pyc****tus jocosus), or crested bulbul, is a p****erine bird found in Asia. It is a member of the bulbul family. It is a resident...
- The white-whiskered hermit (Phaethornis yaruqui) is a hummingbird that is found in Colombia and Ecuador. BirdLife International (2012). "Phaethornis yaruqui"...
- The whiskered tern (Chlidonias hybrida) is a tern in the family Laridae. The genus name is from Ancient Gr**** khelidonios, "swallow-like", from khelidon...
- The whiskered auklet (Aethia pygmaea) is a small seabird of the auk family. It has a more restricted range than other members of its genus, Aethia, living...
- Anarchy (philosophically understood, meaning abolition of control not whiskered men with bombs)—or to 'unconstitutional' Monarchy." Although he did not...
- The whiskered treeswift (Hemiprocne comata) is a species of bird in the family Hemiprocnidae. It is found in Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, the...
- The whiskered screech owl (Megascops trichopsis) is a small screech owl found in North and Central America. Adults occur in 2 color morphs, in either...
- The long-whiskered owlet (Xenoglaux loweryi) is a tiny owl that is endemic to a small area in the Andean mountains in Amazonas and San Martín in northern...
- The whiskered pitta (Erythropitta kochi) is a rare species of bird in the Pittidae family. It is endemic to Luzon in the Philippines. This bird is 21 cm...
- The whiskered bat (Myotis mystacinus) and related species, are small European bats with long fur. Although uncommon, M. mystacinus is often found around...
Loading...