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beaknoun [C]

 us   /bik/
the hard, ​pointedpart of a bird’s ​mouth
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beaknoun [C]

uk   /biːk/  us   /biːk/
  • beak noun [C] (BIRD'S MOUTH)

C1 the hard, ​pointedpart of a bird's ​mouth: Birds use ​their beaks to ​pick up ​food.
  • beak noun [C] (NOSE)

informal a ​largenose: He'd be ​handsome if it wasn't for that ​huge beak of his.
  • beak noun [C] (JUDGE)

UK old-fashioned slang a ​judge
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Translations of “beak”
in Korean (새의)부리…
in Arabic مِنْقَار…
in Malaysian paruh…
in French bec…
in Russian клюв…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鳥喙, (鳥類的)嘴,喙…
in Italian becco…
in Turkish gaga…
in Polish dziób…
in Spanish pico…
in Vietnamese mỏ (chim)…
in Portuguese bico…
in Thai จะงอยปากนก…
in German der Schnabel…
in Catalan bec…
in Japanese (鳥の)くちばし…
in Chinese (Simplified) 鸟喙, (鸟类的)嘴,喙…
in Indonesian paruh…
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