make (one's) beard

(redirected from make beard)

make (one's) beard

1. To be in a position of complete control over another person. The image here is of a barber shaving someone's beard (and thus holding a razor to that person's throat). It took some time, but I've made his beard—now, he does anything I say.
2. To deceive someone. Don't make my beard—tell me the truth about what happened!
See also: beard, make
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.
See also:
References in periodicals archive ?
Though the maker keeps the formulation behind this product as secret but we listed some of the essential ingredients that make Beard Czar so unique by its nature:
Moreover, to defend himself, Aldous tries to make Beard see his marriage from the point of view of an outsider.