eyelash

noun
eye·​lash | \ ˈī-ˌlash How to pronounce eyelash (audio) \

Definition of eyelash

1 : the fringe of hair edging the eyelid usually used in plural
2 : a single hair of the eyelashes

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Jordyn has her own clothing line, SECNDNTURE, an activewear brand, as well as a collab with false eyelashes brand Eylure. Carolyn Twersky, Seventeen, "Jordyn Woods' Net Worth is Still Insane Even Without Kylie Jenner's Support," 3 Apr. 2019 Woods, who is best friends with Kylie Jenner, stepped out for a launch event for her collaboration with false eyelashes brand Eylure. Erica Gonzales, Harper's BAZAAR, "Jordyn Woods Breaks Her Silence After the Tristan Thompson Cheating Rumors," 22 Feb. 2019 The potentially former and possibly current Kardashian-Jenner cohort is in London to celebrate the launch of her Eyelure eyelash collection, more than an ocean away from the Khloé Kardashian-Tristan Thompson love triangle. Leah Prinzivalli, Allure, "Jordyn Woods Steps Out in Head-Turning Platinum-Blonde Hair," 26 Mar. 2019 Beauty Bonus: Intense eyelashes will complement this bold dress, and keep that signature Leo lion’s mane tame with a detangling brush. Alanna Greco, Seventeen, "Exactly What to Wear to Prom, According to Your Sign," 11 Mar. 2019 The fake eyelash kits represented less than 1% of e.l.f. Samuel Rubenfeld, WSJ, "Fake Eyelash Kits Sourced From North Korea Put Cosmetics Firm in U.S. Crosshairs," 31 Jan. 2019 Applying a little castor oil daily can help nurture your eyelashes and eyebrows. Caroline Picard, Good Housekeeping, "The 5 Best Benefits of Castor Oil Are Mostly for Your Hair and Skin," 15 Feb. 2019 At eye level, Damas chooses a clear MAC gel—rather than a perfecting pencil—to keep her brows in place, and relies on only a Shiseido curler for her eyelashes. Zoe Ruffner, Vogue, "Jeanne Damas Does French-Girl Red Lipstick—And a 5-Second Easy Bang Trim," 5 Dec. 2018 But one of the true unsung heroes of the film — aside from Claire, because that girl is a true BFF— are Laura Jeans eyelashes. Zoë Weiner, Teen Vogue, "This is Why Lara Jean's Lashes Looked So Long in To All the Boys I've Loved Before," 24 Aug. 2018

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First Known Use of eyelash

1675, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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eyelash

noun

English Language Learners Definition of eyelash

: any one of the hairs that grow along the top of the eyelid

eyelash

noun
eye·​lash | \ ˈī-ˌlash How to pronounce eyelash (audio) \

Kids Definition of eyelash

: one of the hairs that grow along the top of the eyelid

eyelash

noun
eye·​lash | \ ˈī-ˌlash How to pronounce eyelash (audio) \

Medical Definition of eyelash

1 : the fringe of hair edging the eyelid usually used in plural
2 : a single hair of the eyelashes

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