Definitions for "BEARD"
A friend or acquaintance or contact who's used to place a bet for someone so that the bookmaker won't know the identity of the bettor. Many top handicappers and persons occupying sensitive positions use this method for wagering.
A person acting as a front for the actual better who for some reason does not want the bookmaker or public to know his identity.
A surrogate bet placer. Basically someone used to place a bet for someone else.
Keywords:  beak, faverolle, houdan, muff, barb
The cluster of small feathers at the base of the beak in some birds
A barb or sharp point of an arrow or other instrument, projecting backward to prevent the head from being easily drawn out.
Featherlike inclusions located on the girdle resulting from poor bruting.
Keywords:  chin, fuzzy, petal, cheeks, hair
The hair that is commonly cut off by those who justly execrate the absurd Chinese custom of shaving the head.
The hair that grows on the chin, lips, and adjacent parts of the human face, chiefly of male adults.
The long hairs about the face in animals, as in the goat.
The byssus of certain shellfish, as the muscle.
The gills of some bivalves, as the oyster.
To deprive of the gills; -- used only of oysters and similar shellfish.
A "beard" is a person of the opposite sex who marries or dates a closeted lesbian or gay person to cover up their homosexuality. In the past, often lesbians married gay men so that both could "pass" as straight, either for work or for their families.
To dream of seeing a beard, denotes that some uncongenial person will oppose his will against yours, and there will be a fierce struggle for mastery, and you are likely to lose some money in the combat. Gray beard, signifies hard luck and quarrels. To see beard on women, foretells unpleasant associations and lingering illness. For some one to pull your beard, denotes that you will run a narrow risk if you do not lose property. To comb and admire it, shows that your vanity will grow with prosperity, making you detestable in the sight of many of your former companions. For a young woman to admire a beard, intimates her desire to leave celibacy but she is threatened with an unfortunate marriage.
In gay slang, a beard is a female companion used to hide a gay man's sexuality by appearing in public as if she and the gay man were a heterosexual couple. It is generally considered poor form for a gay man not to reveal his homosexuality to the woman. The term originated in the mid-1960s, and is derived from the notion that a man with a woman on his arm looks more masculine, like a man with a beard.
Keywords:  substructure
Keywords:  castro, fidel
Fidel Castro.
Keywords:  pluck, contempt, anger, seize, pull
To take by the beard; to seize, pluck, or pull the beard of (a man), in anger or contempt.
Keywords:  imposition, trick
An imposition; a trick.
From the Old Kingdom onwards, the king often wears a long, square-ended artificial (or false) beard, fastened by a strap along the jawbone.
Keywords:  defiance, shank, shoulder, face, oppose
That part of a type which is between the shoulder of the shank and the face.
To oppose to the face; to set at defiance.
Keywords:  trichomes, tuft, zone, line
A tuft, line or zone of trichomes.
The mouth or hard protrusion on the front of the birds mouth, 2 parts, upper and lower.
The area of a lower case character into which the descenders extend.
Keywords:  structure