- a person's head.
- a coin or a bank note considered as a coin: I can't pay for the ticket, I don't have a bean in my jeans.
verb (used with object)
Words nearby bean
Idioms for bean
- energetic; vigorously active; vital: He is still full of beans at 95.
- stupid; erroneous; misinformed.
Origin of bean
OTHER WORDS FROM beanbean·like, adjective
Examples from the Web for beaned
The next time they met, in 1976, Ellis beaned him in the face.‘No No,’ a Documentary on MLB Pitcher Dock Ellis, Who Pitched a No-Hitter While Tripping on Acid|Marlow Stern|February 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I seen the whole thing myself—it was right after that that I got beaned.From Place to Place|Irvin S. Cobb
Then the Martian picked up a rock and beaned the lad from the Windy City.Mars Confidential|Jack Lait
On a bet, that's the lad who wore the chauffeur's cap and beaned the night watchman.
I reckon that feller must have beaned me with the butt of his revolver just as soon as I'd turned my back.
He also recognized the one he had beaned with the kitten in the pyramid.The Egyptian Cat Mystery|Harold Leland Goodwin
British Dictionary definitions for beaned
- full of energy and vitality
- US mistaken; erroneous
Word Origin for bean
Idioms and Phrases with beaned
see full of beans; not have a bean; not know beans; not worth a dime (bean); spill the beans; tough break (beans).