harelip harelip


  • (n) a congenital cleft in the middle of the upper lip



  1. But Guignard, bubbling over and chattering through his harelip, either drank up or gave away everything he made.
  2. Turner spellbinds his listeners by recounting how he succeeded despite his harelip, his eighth-grade education and his early poverty.
  3. Andrew was a powerful, slow-minded, poetic young man who had been laughed at throughout his boyhood because of his harelip and crippled speech.
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