worry line

noun

Definition of worry line 

: a crease or wrinkle on the forehead or between the eyebrows

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There was my dad’s straight nose and similar lips, my mother’s forehead worry lines. Marlene Adelstein, Longreads, "When a Mother and Daughter Reverse Roles," 3 Nov. 2017

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First Known Use of worry line

1972, in the meaning defined above

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