eyebrow pencil
eyebrow pencil eye"brow pen"cil ([imac]"brou p[e^]n"s[i^]l), n. a cosmetic pencil-like device used to apply a tint to the eyebrows, or darken lighter areas on the eyebrows. It is sometimes used to create a ``beauty mark'' on the face. [PJC]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • eyebrow pencil — eyebrow .pencil n [U and C] a special pencil you can use to make your eyebrows darker …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • eyebrow pencil — eyebrow ,pencil noun count or uncount a pencil used for making your eyebrows look darker or thicker …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • eyebrow pencil — UK / US noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms eyebrow pencil : singular eyebrow pencil plural eyebrow pencils a pencil used for making your eyebrows look darker or thicker …   English dictionary

  • eyebrow pencil — noun makeup provided by a cosmetic pencil that is used to darken the eyebrows • Hypernyms: ↑makeup, ↑make up, ↑war paint * * * ˈeyebrow pencil 7 [eyebrow pencil] noun a type of make up in the form of a pencil, used for emphasizing o …   Useful english dictionary

  • eyebrow pencil — noun Date: 1881 a cosmetic pencil for the eyebrows …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • eyebrow pencil — a pencil for outlining and shading eyebrows. [1880 85] * * * …   Universalium

  • eyebrow pencil — dark colored pencil used to enhance the line of the eyebrows …   English contemporary dictionary

  • eyebrow pencil — noun (C, U) a special pencil you can use to make your eyebrows darker …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • eyebrow pencil — eye′brow pen cil n. clo a pencil for outlining eyebrows • Etymology: 1880–85 …   From formal English to slang

  • eyebrow pencil — noun makeup used to make the eyebrows stand out …   Wiktionary

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