Beads - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ˈbiːdz|
Brit.  |biːdz|
- this word is used as a plural form of the nounbead


- several beads threaded together on a string


Beads of sweat formed on his forehead.

Her forehead was covered with beads of sweat.

Beads stud the surface of the gown.

Beads of sweat began rolling down their faces.

The girl was threading beads on a string.

a dreamy confection of pink beads and satin

He wiped the beads of perspiration (=drops) from his brow.

beads strung on a silver chain

Beads of sweat appeared on his forehead.

Sue threaded the glass beads onto a piece of heavy string.

She wore a string of green glass beads around her neck.

Beads of sweat trickled down his face.

the child drew glass beads on a string

a treble row of red beads

beads of sweat on his forehead

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