HyperDic: brow

English > 3 senses of the word brow:
NOUNbodybrow, foreheadthe part of the face above the eyes
bodybrow, eyebrow, superciliumthe arch of hair above each eye
locationbrow, hilltopthe peak of a hill
brow > pronunciation
Soundsbraw'
Rhymeseyebrow ... prow: 5 rhymes with raw...
English > brow: 3 senses > noun 1, body
MeaningThe part of the face above the eyes.
Synonymforehead
Part offace, human faceThe front of the human head from the forehead to the chin and ear to ear
Partstrichion, crinionpoint where the hairline meets the midpoint of the forehead
Broaderfeature, lineamentThe characteristic parts of a person's face
Spanishfrente
Catalanfront
English > brow: 3 senses > noun 2, body
MeaningThe arch of hair above each eye.
Synonymseyebrow, supercilium
Part offace, human faceThe front of the human head from the forehead to the chin and ear to ear
Partsvenae palpebralesveins of the eyelids
BroaderhairA covering for the body (or parts of it) consisting of a dense growth of threadlike structures (as on the human head)
Spanishceja, supercilium
Catalancella, supercilium
English > brow: 3 senses > noun 3, location
MeaningThe peak of a hill.
Example"the sun set behind the brow of distant hills"
Synonymhilltop
Broaderpeak, crown, crest, top, tip, summitThe top or extreme point of something (usually a mountain or hill)
Spanishcima, cumbre
Catalancimal

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