burnsides

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈbɜːnˌsaɪdz/US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(bûrnsīdz′)



WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
burn•sides  (bûrnsīdz′),USA pronunciation n.pl. 
  1. Clothingfull whiskers and a mustache worn with the chin clean-shaven.
  • named after Gen. A. English. Burnside 1870–75, American.

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
burnsides /ˈbɜːnˌsaɪdz/ pl n
  1. US thick side whiskers worn with a moustache and clean-shaven chin
Etymology: 19th Century: named after General A. E. Burnside (1824–81), Union general in the US Civil War
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