eyebrow eyebrow  /ˈaɪb ˌraʊ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the arch of hair above each eye

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Products such as the brand's eyelash curlers, makeup brushes and eyebrow styling are coveted everywhere.
  2. The fleeting seconds would seem unlikely to raise an eyebrow among the liberal audience of film lovers who rush to Sundance each year in search of edgy, independent fare.
  3. Husky, chest hair peeking up from his button-down shirt and punctuating sentences with one raised eyebrow, Oxfeld looks the part.

News

  1. Residents reflect on plant explosions

    Two plant explosions in two days definitely has folks raising an eyebrow. With over 80 people injured and three losing their lives, you would probably ask why Mary Turner lives so close to CF Industries. She says accidents are unfortunate but it comes with the territory.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: WAFB Baton Rouge

  2. $75K Laptop? DNC Report Causes Stir

    The Democratic National Convention may be long over, but its organizers have not forgotten the almost half a million dollars worth of electronics they seem to have lost. Organizers of the Charlotte, N.C., convention have filed an eyebrow-raising police report for lost and stolen electronics,...        
    on June 15, 2013     Source: ABC News

  3. 'Little' Al Robles' big job: Make his own name in politics

    Carson's newest councilman carries the baggage of corruption probes and eyebrow-raising connections into office. He hears the whispers, but says he's going to prove people wrong.        
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Los Angeles Times

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Quotes

  1. "I have definitely gotten a raised eyebrow and a 'You look fine!'" said Hillenbrand, 39.
    on Feb 17, 2007 By: Laura Hillenbrand Source: FOX News

  2. "It should not be done in a way that if we want to groom an eyebrow we end up by poking out the eye," Shahroudi commented, using a traditional Persian proverb.
    on Aug 16, 2007 By: Mahmoud Hashemi Shahroudi Source: Africasia

  3. "They are pretty cool," Ogilvy said. "When I heard gold shoes, I raised an eyebrow. But actually when I got them, they are pretty sweet. I think they're nice."
    on Apr 2, 2007 By: Geoff Ogilvy Source: SportingNews.com

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