knit one's brow/brows

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of knit one's brow/brows

: to move the eyebrows together in a way that shows that one is thinking about something or is worried, angry, etc.
  • She knit her brow and asked what I was doing.

Word by Word Definitions

knit play
  1. : to form by interlacing yarn or thread in a series of connected loops with needles

  2. : to link firmly or closely

  3. : to cause to grow together

  1. : knit stitch

  2. : a knit fabric

  3. : knitwear

brow play
  1. : eyebrow

  2. : forehead

  3. : the projecting upper part or margin of a steep place

  1. : gangplank

brow play brows
  1. : eyebrow

  2. : forehead

  3. : the projecting upper part or margin of a steep place

  1. : gangplank


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