- That part of the beard which grows upon the sides of the face, usually of the male, or upon the chin, or upon both
- A hair of the beard.
- One of the long, projecting hairs growing at the sides of the mouth of a cat, or other animal.
- (colloquial) The (very small) distance between two things
- It missed falling on your foot by a .
- (nautical) spreaders from the bows to spread the bowsprit shrouds.