Definitions of beaver

  1. work hard on something
  2. Beaver cloth, a heavy felted woolen cloth, used chiefly for making overcoats.
  3. a movable piece of armor on a medieval helmet used to protect the lower face
  4. a man's hat with a tall crown; usually covered with beaver or silk
  5. a full beard
  6. the soft brown fur of the beaver
  7. An amphibious rodent, of the genus Castor.
  8. The fur of the beaver.
  9. A hat, formerly made of the fur of the beaver, but now usually of silk.
  10. That piece of armor which protected the lower part of the face, whether forming a part of the helmet or fixed to the breastplate. It was so constructed ( with joints or otherwise) that the wearer could raise or lower it to eat and drink.
  11. cloth, a heavy felted woolen cloth, used chiefly for making overcoats.
  12. An animal living partly on land and partly in water, having teeth formed for gnawing, and feet for both swimming and walking; a gentleman's high hat; a heavy woolen cloth; the fur of the beaver.
  13. An amphibious quadruped valuable for its fur: the fur of the beaver: a hat made of the beaver's fur: a hat.
  14. That part of a helmet which covers the face.
  15. A fur- bearing animal; its fur; a hat.
  16. An amphibious rodent noted for skill in damming streams, and valued for its fur.
  17. The fur of the beaver, or a hat made of it; a high silk hat.
  18. An amphibious quadruped, valuable for its fur; the fur of the beaver; a hat made of beaver.
  19. That part of a helmet which covers the face, and is movable up and down.
  20. The movable part of a helmet which covered the face, and was raised or let down to enable the wearer to eat or drink.
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