Definition of 'beads'
Example sentences containing 'beads'
But now his wide mouth was set in a straight line and tiny beads of sweat had collected on his upper lip.FINAL RESORT (2002)
Rosary beads were merely one among the many superstitious fetishes which had accumulated at the close of Peter's truncated life.INSTANCES OF THE NUMBER 3 (2002)
A plait of fabric over one shoulder held up a flowing train, on which the beading was done with silver beads.JUST BETWEEN US (2002)
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