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Wordnet 3.0


1. jutting or overhanging;
- Example: "beetle brows"
[syn: beetle, beetling]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Beetle \Bee"tle\ (b[=e]"t'l), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Beetled (-t'ld); p. pr. & vb. n. Beetling.] 1. To beat with a heavy mallet. [1913 Webster] 2. To finish by subjecting to a hammering process in a beetle or beetling machine; as, to beetle cotton goods. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

beetling adj 1: jutting or overhanging; "beetle brows" [syn: beetle, beetling]