A Month long effort during November to grow out a beard
through not shaving for the duration of the 30 days. It is almost exclusively undertaken
by males. It is often undertaken
by a clique or a few members of a friend group, but rarely by oneself. It holds large prominence on college campuses and amongst the older grades
in high-school. Frequency and popularity of effort wanes in the ages above
Look for it occurring among
athletes, "ironic" kids, any person
wishing to prove his masculinity, or those in pursuit
of an easy
conversation starter. Also be aware of scenesters, as they will invariably be pursuing this, and not let you forget it.
Impressionable Youth #1: "Hey, Why does Cool
Elliot have all that
patchy looking hair on his face? It look like shit."
Impressionable Youth #2: "Oh Man, its Novembeard!"
Impressionable Youth #1: "OMG! Awesome! That