eyelidnoun [ C ]uk /ˈaɪ.lɪd/ us /ˈaɪ.lɪd/
Examples from literature
- 'Attract, sir?' said Bella, again with her eyebrows raised, and her eyelids drooping.
- Closing his eyelids did not shut it out.
- His eyelids grew heavier and heavier.
- I started up, bewildered and alarmed, passing my hands dreamily over my swollen eyelids.
- The eyes lost their usual lively appearance, and the eyelids were often closed.