Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Whisker"

The meaning of "Whisker" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does whisker mean?
A: on an animal or human? on an animal : a type of stiff, functional hair used by animals to sense their environment. like cats have whiskers on their face above their eyes and next to their nose.
Q: What does whisker mean?
A: A cat has whiskers. A man has whiskers on his face when he has a beard. A whisk is a kitchen implement for stirring. 😊
Q: What does whisker mean?
A: When we say “by a whisker” we are talking about the whisker’s width, which is very small, not the length.

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Q: Please show me how to pronounce whisker.
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Q: I would like to ask an idiom- by a whisker.
Eg. He missed the deadline by a whisker.
This sentence means he actually missed the deadline or not?
A: It means that he missed the deadline. Yes, he did miss the deadline - by a very little time. He *almost* made the deadline, but he didn't make the deadline. He missed the deadline.

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