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Meaning of BEADY

Pronunciation:  'beedee

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WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  covered with beads or jewels or sequins
  2. [adj]  small and round and shiny like a shiny bead or button; "bright beady eyes"; "black buttony eyes"
 
 Synonyms: adorned, beaded, beadlike, bejeweled, bejewelled, bespangled, bright, buttonlike, buttony, decorated, gemmed, jeweled, jewelled, sequined, spangled, spangly
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Bead"y\, a.
1. Resembling beads; small, round, and glistening. ``Beady
   eyes.'' --Thackeray.

2. Covered or ornamented with, or as with, beads.

3. Characterized by beads; as, beady liquor.

 

 

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