HyperDic: lineament

English > 2 senses of the word lineament:
NOUNcognitionlineament, quality, charactera characteristic property that defines the apparent individual nature of something
bodylineament, featurethe characteristic parts of a person's face
English > lineament: 2 senses > noun 1, cognition
MeaningA characteristic property that defines the apparent individual nature of something.
Synonymsquality, character
NarrowertextureThe essential quality of something
Broaderproperty, attribute, dimensionA construct whereby objects or individuals can be distinguished
Spanishcalidad, característica, carácter
Catalancaracterística, qualitat
English > lineament: 2 senses > noun 2, body
MeaningThe characteristic parts of a person's face: eyes and nose and mouth and chin.
Example "his lineaments were very regular"
Synonymfeature
Part offace, human faceThe front of the human head from the forehead to the chin and ear to ear
Narrowerbrow, foreheadThe part of the face above the eyes
cheekEither side of the face below the eyes
chin, mentumThe protruding part of the lower jaw
jawThe bones of the skull that frame the mouth and serve to open it
jowlA fullness and looseness of the flesh of the lower cheek and jaw (characteristic of aging)
templeThe flat area on either side of the forehead
Broaderbody partAny part of an organism such as an organ or extremity
Spanishfacción, rasgo
Catalanfacció, tret

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