loose-jowled
loose-jowled loose-jowled adj. having sagging folds of flesh beneath the chin or lower jaw.

Syn: double-chinned, jowly. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • loose-jowled — adjective having sagging folds of flesh beneath the chin or lower jaw (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑double chinned, ↑jowly • Similar to: ↑fat • Derivationally related forms: ↑jowl ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • double-chinned — adjective having sagging folds of flesh beneath the chin or lower jaw • Syn: ↑jowly, ↑loose jowled • Similar to: ↑fat • Derivationally related forms: ↑jowl (for: ↑jowly) …   Useful english dictionary

  • jowly — adjective having sagging folds of flesh beneath the chin or lower jaw • Syn: ↑double chinned, ↑loose jowled • Similar to: ↑fat • Derivationally related forms: ↑jowl …   Useful english dictionary

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  • jowl — 1. n. 1 the jaw or jawbone. 2 the cheek (cheek by jowl). Derivatives: jowled adj. (in comb.). Etymology: ME chavel jaw f. OE ceafl 2. n. 1 the external loose skin on the throat or neck when prominent. 2 the dewlap of oxen, wattle of a bird, etc.… …   Useful english dictionary

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