HyperDic: eyelid

English > 1 sense of the word eyelid:
NOUNbodyeyelid, lid, palpebraeither of two folds of skin that can be moved to cover or open / open the eye
eyelid > pronunciation
Soundsay'lih.d
Rhymesabbreviated ... wrongheaded: 610 rhymes with ihd...
English > eyelid: 1 sense > noun 1, body
MeaningEither of two folds of skin that can be moved to cover or open / open the eye.
Synonymslid, palpebra
Part ofeye, oculus, opticThe organ of sight
PartsconjunctivaA transparent lubricating mucous membrane that covers the eyeball and the under surface of the eyelid
eyelash, lash, ciliumAny of the short curved hairs that grow from the edges of the eyelids
Broaderprotective foldA flap of tissue that protects what it covers
Spanishpalpebra, párpado
Catalanpalpebra, parpella

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