Meaning of “forehead” in the English Dictionary

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"forehead" in British English

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foreheadnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈfɒr.ɪd/ /ˈfɔː.hed/ us /ˈfɑː.rɪd/

B1 the flat part of the face, above the eyes and below the hair:

She's got a high forehead.

More examples

  • She wiped the beads of sweat from her forehead.
  • "You haven't got a temperature," she said, touching the boy's forehead.

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

"forehead" in American English

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foreheadnoun [ C ]

us /ˈfɑr·əd, ˈfɔr-/ /ˈfɑr·hed, ˈfɔr-/

the flat part of the face, above the eyes and below the hair

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