goatee
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /ɡəʊˈtiː/
  • (America) IPA: /ˌɡoʊˈtiː/
Noun

goatee (plural goatees)

  1. A beard trimmed to grow only at the center of the chin.
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    • 1906 January–October, Joseph Conrad, chapter III, in The Secret Agent: A Simple Tale, London: Methuen & Co., […], published 1907, OCLC 270548466 ↗; The Secret Agent: A Simple Tale (Collection of British Authors; 3995), copyright edition, Leipzig: Bernhard Tauchnitz, 1907, OCLC 1107573959 ↗, page 44 ↗:
      The terrorist, as he called himself, was old and bald, with a narrow, snow-white wisp of a goatee hanging limply from his chin.
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