a man's beard trimmed to a tuft or point on the chin.
- goat·eed, adjective
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How to use goatee in a sentence
Russell sprinted the court — sweat dripping from his goatee, his long limbs pumping — as if he was prepared to die of exhaustion before permitting his team to lose.
His shoulder-length hair and strawberry-blond goatee gives him a passing resemblance to a young Robert Plant.Darkside returns to lay claim to the title of best psychedelic rock band in the world | Jeff Weiss | July 23, 2021 | Washington Post
Some attachments can even help you achieve specific styles, like a goatee of heavy stubble.The best beard trimmer: Shape your facial hair with ease | Carsen Joenk | January 19, 2021 | Popular-Science
The co-owner of Metropolis Collectables, Vincent has Wolverine mutton chops, a Tony Stark goatee, and Lex Luthor swagger.The Holy Grail of Comic Books Hid in Plain Site at New York Comic Con | Sujay Kumar | October 14, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
He had on tan pants and a white T-shirt, had a goatee, and his overgrown hair was held back to one side with a barrette.The Stacks: The Day ‘The Big Lebowski’ Came to Life | Alex Belth | July 26, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Todd, who wears a goatee, is also deeply knowledgeable about politics and Washington folkways.
A thin man with a wisp of a goatee beard, he struggles with a stutter to explain what happened to him that day.Photographs Expose Russian-Trained Killers in Kiev | Jamie Dettmer | March 30, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
His head shaved and his white-speckled goatee neatly trimmed, Ali looked unworn by his 30 months behind bars.
He was a small, stout man with a military goatee, and his temper was such as kept the resident consuls happy with their diplomacy.The Belted Seas | Arthur Colton
Then hunting up his father's razor, which he knew was kept in that room, he speedily removed his red moustache and goatee.
He scratched his head and pulled at the little tuft of goatee under his lower lip.The Escape of Mr. Trimm | Irvin S. Cobb
Tom saw 282 that his chin was actually twitching in a curious way which made his goatee move unsteadily.In Connection with the De Willoughby Claim | Frances Hodgson Burnett
Summerlee thrust out his chin, with its little wagging tuft of goatee beard.The Poison Belt | Arthur Conan Doyle
British Dictionary definitions for goatee
a pointed tuftlike beard on the chin
- goateed, adjective
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