1. [ noun ] a man who is older and higher in rank than yourself
Synonyms: patriarch
Related terms: old_man
2. [ noun ] a man who is very old
Synonyms: old_man methuselah greybeard
Related terms: man oldster patriarch old-timer codger
3. [ noun ] a stoneware drinking jug with a long neck; decorated with a caricature of Cardinal Bellarmine (17th century)
Synonyms: longbeard long-beard bellarmine
Related terms: jug
Similar spelling:   greybeard