Definition of 'beady'
Example sentences containing 'beady'
Times, Sunday Times (2008)
He just looks at me with his beady eyes.The Sun (2010)
His eyes are beady with ambition.Times, Sunday Times (2016) Times, Sunday Times (2015) The Sun (2013) The Sun (2008)
Today the tree population has shrunk, but if you keep a beady eye out you may well find one lurking in some woodland near you.Times, Sunday Times (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
It's perfectly reasonable to be turned off by the thought of two beady little eyes staring at you while you're trying to get down.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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