Todd made a $2,000 donation to charity and kept the goatee by a whisker.
Not anymore: A Rasmussen poll out last week now shows Pryor ahead by a whisker, and the race is now essentially a tie.
I thank him from my soul for not cultivating the national cat's whisker.
His wrinkled, red face was edged by a white fringe of whisker.
His grey hair is bald on the top, and he is clean-shaven except for a hint of whisker.
A scanty growth of whisker did not conceal the contour of his jaw.
Then the Indian swallowed a bottle of whisker dye and all seemed to grow black before him.
Delancy tugged at his wisp of whisker, and wagged his head dolefully.
I think the safety razors were responsible for most of the blanks in my whisker area.
The whisker is that part of the beard that grows on the cheek.
"hair of a man's face" (usually plural), c.1600, originally a playful formation, from Middle English wisker "anything that whisks or sweeps" (early 15c.); see whisk (v.). In reference to animal lip hair, recorded from 1670s.