laugh lines


: wrinkles that appear next to the eyes and that are most noticeable when a person is smiling or laughing

Examples of laugh lines in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Her primary concerns are dark circles and laugh lines, which the concealer works effectively to mask. Madison Yauger, Peoplemag, 8 Nov. 2023 Shafer tells Bazaar that there are actually two types of laugh lines: nasolabial creases and nasolabial folds. Harper's Bazaar Staff, Harper's BAZAAR, 14 Aug. 2023 While Rogen’s laugh lines are bold, Byrne’s comedic touches are more subtle. Seth Rogen, USA TODAY, 24 May 2023 Such laugh lines hit hard with the Writers Guild of America (WGA) now on strike over such issues as pay models and artificial intelligence in the workplace, and with the union contracts for directors and actors due to expire soon. Michael Cavna, Washington Post, 17 May 2023 No one comes to an arms-control signing expecting laugh lines, but the mood at the White House was buoyant on Dec. 8, 1987, as the Reagan administration put the final touches on the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty. Kate Bachelder Odell, WSJ, 6 Mar. 2023

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“Laugh lines.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Dec. 2023.

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