unibrow

noun
uni·​brow | \ ˈyü-nə-ˌbrau̇ How to pronounce unibrow (audio) \

Definition of unibrow

: a single continuous brow resulting from the growing together of eyebrows

Examples of unibrow in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Baby unibrow makes this little Frida Kahlo the most adorable artist of all time. Cameron Jenkins, Good Housekeeping, 17 May 2022 But there was one guy who spent an entire quarter screaming at the bench about Anthony Davis’s unibrow. Louis Cheslaw And Daniel Varghese, Curbed, 9 Dec. 2021 Did Scorsese ask you to have a unibrow in the movie? Matthew Jacobs, Vulture, 6 Dec. 2021 Frida Kahlo's unibrow or Brooke Shield's famously bushy, bristling set. Lauren Valent, Vogue, 11 Aug. 2021 The painting shows Kahlo, sporting her iconic unibrow, shedding three teardrops on her cheeks. Washington Post, 17 Nov. 2021 Siadat, who was born to Iranian immigrants, and grew up in small towns throughout America, had long been bullied because of her unibrow. Liana Satenstei, Vogue, 28 July 2021 While writing a children’s book in which, like her, the protagonist sported a unibrow, Siadat became inspired to launch TooD. Kyle Beechey, Bon Appétit, 29 June 2021 Ostracized for my unibrow, my self confidence was compromised. New York Times, 10 June 2021 See More

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First Known Use of unibrow

1988, in the meaning defined above

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Last Updated

24 May 2022

Cite this Entry

“Unibrow.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unibrow. Accessed 3 Jul. 2022.

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