bead-v; 2 Senses

Sense Number 1: form into beads (as a substance)

Commentary: Includes: BEAD_UP Syntax includes: NP1[theme] BEAD (UP) (PP[location]) NP1[theme] BEAD NP2[location] NP1[location] BEAD PP[theme] NP1[source] BEAD NP2[theme] NP1[material] BEAD (UP) (PP[product])

Then wait about a minute as the condensation beads.
Ochre sap beaded on the pale meat of the twained wood.
Sweat beaded his brows as he fastened the last knot on his uniform.
The bailiff's brow beaded sweat from the unaccustomed exertion.
His prominent brow beaded with sweat.
Lancing the patient's skin allows for blood to bead into drops on the patient's skin.
The surface responds the opposite way, repelling oil and causing it to bead up.
Sweat was beading up on his bald head and thick eyebrows.
These detergent-based substances cause oil to bead up into tiny droplets.

VerbNet: substance_emission-43.4
FrameNet: NP
PropBank: bead.01,bead_up.03
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1

Sense Number 2: apply beads to

Commentary: Syntax includes: NP1[agent[animate]] BEAD NP1[agent[animate]] BEAD NP2[destination] (PP[theme]) NP1[agent[animate]] BEAD NP2[theme] (PP[destination]) NP1[agent[animate]] BEAD NP2[material] PP[product]

I could have beaded all night.
She beaded the hem with little pearls without asking!
Faux pearls were beaded onto slightly stretchy jewelry sting.
As she beaded the fringe and necklace onto the bag, the ancestors told her a story.
Over and over she beaded the pattern...three garnet, three hematite, three pearls.
Seed pearls were beaded into patterns to create fanciful images of flowers.

VerbNet: illustrate-25.3,build-26.1
FrameNet: NP
PropBank: bead.02
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 2, 3