Definition of Browed

1. a. Having (such) a brow; - - used in composition; as, dark-browed, stern- browed.



Definition of Browed

1. Adjective. Having a brow. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Browed

1. brow [adj] - See also: brow

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Browed

brow-beating
brow-beats
brow ptosis
browallia
browallias
browband
browbands
browbeat
browbeaten
browbeating
browbeats
browbone
browbones
browbound
browdyng
browed (current term)
browless
browlift
brown
brown-bag
brown-bagger
brown-bill
brown-haired
brown-nose
brown-noser
brown-nosers
brown-noses
brown-out
brown-outs

Literary usage of Browed

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1. Transactions of the Philological Society by Philological Society (Great Britain). (1888)
"ON THE TERM ' BEETLE-browed,' AJT THE WORD 'BEHAVIOUR.' By Dr. JA MURRAY. Beetle-browed. — This curious expression is purely o English formation. ..."

2. The Complete Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott by Walter Scott (1900)
"They halted at a low-browed porch, And Brent to Allan gave the torch, While bolt and chain he backward rolled, And made the bar ..."

3. The Classical Mythology of Milton's English Poems by Charles Grosvenor Osgood (1900)
"... the Stygian cave forlorn, of horrid shapes and unholy sights, of the jealous wings of brooding darkness, and the ragged, low-browed rocks of his abode. ..."

4. John L. Stoddard's Lectures by John Lawson Stoddard (1897)
"... dogs were stationed here as guardians; but no one dares set foot within the sacred area,—none save a priest may pass beneath the low-browed arch. ..."

5. John L. Stoddard's Lectures: Illustrated and Embellished with Views of the by John Lawson Stoddard (1903)
"... dogs were stationed here as guardians; but no one dares set foot within the sacred area,—none save a priest may pass beneath the low-browed arch. ..."

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