Meaning of “eyebrow” in the English Dictionary

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"eyebrow" in British English

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eyebrownoun [ C ]

uk /ˈaɪ.braʊ/ us /ˈaɪ.braʊ/

B2 the line of short hairs above each eye in humans:

Do you pluck your eyebrows (= remove some of the hairs to change their shape)?
He's got really bushy (= thick) eyebrows.

More examples

  • He raised one eyebrow in a meaningful way.
  • He had furry eyebrows and bristly hair cropped short.

(Definition of “eyebrow” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"eyebrow" in American English

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eyebrownoun [ C ]

us /ˈɑɪˌbrɑʊ/

the line of short hairs that humans have above each eye

(Definition of “eyebrow” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)