jawline

noun
jaw·​line | \ ˈjȯ-ˌlīn How to pronounce jawline (audio) \

Definition of jawline

: the outline of the lower jaw

Examples of jawline in a Sentence

He has a strong jawline.

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It's angled perfectly to contour your nose and jawline. $6 (Shop Now). Stephanie Saltzman, Allure, "18 Reasons Every Beauty Lover Should Shop at Target," 1 Oct. 2018 Their blonde hair, big, bright eyes, super-straight smiles, and even their jawlines help add up to an undeniable and uncanny resemblance. Elizabeth Denton, Allure, "16 Pairs of Celebrities Who Look Like Identical Twins," 3 Aug. 2018 Find natural light outside or near a window, and dab the foundation directly on your jawline. Elizabeth Denton, Seventeen, "7 Steps To Finding the Perfect Foundation," 31 Oct. 2017 Permanent rounding of facial features or squaring of the jawline. Abigail Shrier, WSJ, "When Your Daughter Defies Biology," 6 Jan. 2019 Those blocked pores can appear as whiteheads or cystic bumps on the chin and jawline — the telltale area for period breakouts, says Dr. Engelman. Kelsey Castañon, Seventeen, "Everything You Need to Know About Acne — and How to Get Rid of It," 4 Dec. 2018 Those blocked pores can appear as whiteheads or cystic bumps on the chin and jawline—the telltale area for period breakouts, says Dr. Engelman. Kelsey Castañon, Seventeen, "Everything You Need to Know About Acne — and How to Get Rid of It," 14 Dec. 2017 Then, stipple product onto the skin, starting in the center of your face, and blending into the jawline. Tiffany Dodson, SELF, "Here Is Everything You Can (and Should) Use a Beautyblender For," 11 Oct. 2018 Finally, Nayeon massages her jawline to finish off her skin-care routine. Devon Abelman, Allure, "Members of K-Pop Group Twice Reveals Their Skin-Care Secrets," 29 Jan. 2018

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First Known Use of jawline

1924, in the meaning defined above

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jawline

noun

English Language Learners Definition of jawline

: the line of the face formed by the lower jaw : the bottom edge of a person's face

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