1. bead, form

usage: form into beads, as of water or sweat, for example

2. bead, decorate, adorn, grace, ornament, embellish, beautify

usage: decorate by sewing beads onto; "bead the wedding gown"

3. bead, string, thread, draw

usage: string together like beads


1. beaded, covered (vs. bare)

usage: covered with beads of liquid; "a face beaded with sweat"

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