Meaning of EYEBROW in English


/uy"brow'/ , n.

1. the arch or ridge forming the upper part of the orbit of the eye.

2. the fringe of hair growing on this arch or ridge.

3. a dormer having a roof that is an upwardly curved continuation of the main roof plane.

4. Print. , Journ. kicker (def. 9).

5. Naut. a curved molding protecting a port from falling or dripping water.

[ 1575-85; EYE + BROW ]

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