What does the word beak mean?

Usage examples for beak

  1. His eyes are keen enough, as you will know if you have watched him swoop down on a piece of bread in mid- air, and catch it neatly in his beak. – On the Seashore by R. Cadwallader Smith
  2. The breadth of his forehead, the brilliancy of his eyes, his beak- like nose, and all the upper part of his face inspire a certain awe. – The Roman Question by Edmond About
  3. The teacher says, " Observe closely and tell me exactly what you see- the length of the neck, the curve of the beak, the colors of the plumage," etc. – The Moral Instruction of Children by Felix Adler