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[noun plural]

dŭn-drîr′ēz

Long sideburns worn with a clean-shaven chin.

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Examples For dundrearies

I must acquaint you, said Mr Crotthers, clapping on the table so as to evoke a resonant comment of emphasis, old Glory Allelujurum was round again today, an elderly man with dundrearies, preferring through his nose a request to have word of Wilhelmina, my life, as he calls her.

But a dreadful change comes to Uncle Bill -- he buys his clothes ready-made (at La boutique fantasque, for a guess, or possibly Mr. MALLABY-DEELEY'S), grows dundrearies and goes hopelessly off his game at golf.

I must acquaint you, said Mr Crotthers, clapping on the table so as to evoke a resonant comment of emphasis, old Glory Allelujurum was round again today, an elderly man with dundrearies, preferring through his nose a request to have word of Wilhelmina, my life, as he calls her.

Notes For dundrearies

The word 'dundrearies' comes from the name of a character (Lord Dundreary) in the 1858 play 'Our American Cousin'.

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