Definition of superciliary
: of, relating to, or adjoining the eyebrow : supraorbital
Recent Examples of superciliary from the Web
But while Donaldson’s raised-brow tactics are impressive, the superciliary talents of Cokie Roberts often threaten to turn This Week into a Tracy-Hepburn battle of the sexes waged entirely with the eyebrows.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'superciliary'. Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
Origin and Etymology of superciliary
New Latin superciliaris, from Latin supercilium
First Known Use: 1704See Words from the same year
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up superciliary? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).