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eye·lash

 (ī′lăsh′)
n.
1. Any of the short hairs fringing the edge of the eyelid.
2. A row of the hairs fringing the eyelid.

eyelash

(ˈaɪˌlæʃ)
n
1. (Anatomy) any one of the short curved hairs that grow from the edge of the eyelids
2. (Anatomy) a row or fringe of these hairs

eye•lash

(ˈaɪˌlæʃ)

n.
1. any of the short hairs growing as a fringe on the edge of an eyelid.
2. Usu., eyelashes. the fringe formed by these hairs.
[1745–55]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.eyelash - any of the short curved hairs that grow from the edges of the eyelidseyelash - any of the short curved hairs that grow from the edges of the eyelids
hair - a covering for the body (or parts of it) consisting of a dense growth of threadlike structures (as on the human head); helps to prevent heat loss; "he combed his hair"; "each hair consists of layers of dead keratinized cells"
eyelid, lid, palpebra - either of two folds of skin that can be moved to cover or open the eye; "his lids would stay open no longer"

eyelash

noun
Related words
technical name cilium
adjective ciliary
Translations
رَمْش العَيْـنهُدب، رُمْش
řasa
øjenvipøjenvippe
ripsmed
مژه
silmäripsi
पपनीपलक
trepavica
szempilla
augnhár
まつげ
속눈썹
cilia
blakstiena
geană
očná riasa
trepalnica
ögonfrans
ขนตา
پپن
lông mi

eyelash

[ˈaɪlæʃ] Npestaña f
see also false A4

eyelash

[ˈaɪlæʃ] ncil meye-level [ˈaɪlɛvəl] adj [grill, oven, locker] → en hauteureye level n
at eye level → au niveau des yeux

eyelash

[ˈaɪˌlæʃ] nciglio

eye

(ai) noun
1. the part of the body with which one sees. Open your eyes; She has blue eyes.
2. anything like or suggesting an eye, eg the hole in a needle, the loop or ring into which a hook connects etc.
3. a talent for noticing and judging a particular type of thing. She has an eye for detail/colour/beauty.
verb
to look at, observe. The boys were eyeing the girls at the dance; The thief eyed the policeman warily.
ˈeyeball noun
1. the whole rounded structure of the eye.
2. the part of the eye between the eyelids.
ˈeyebrow noun
the curved line of hair above each eye.
ˈeye-catching adjective
striking or noticeable, especially if attractive. an eye-catching advertisement.
ˈeyelash noun
one of the (rows of) hairs that grow on the edge of the eyelids. She looked at him through her eyelashes.
ˈeyelet (-lit) noun
a small hole in fabric etc for a cord etc.
ˈeyelid noun
the movable piece of skin that covers or uncovers the eye.
ˈeye-opener noun
something that reveals an unexpected fact etc. Our visit to their office was a real eye-opener – they are so inefficient!
ˈeye-piece noun
the part of a telescope etc to which one puts one's eye.
ˈeyeshadow noun
a kind of coloured make-up worn around the eyes.
ˈeyesight noun
the ability to see. I have good eyesight.
ˈeyesore noun
something (eg a building) that is ugly to look at.
ˈeye-witness noun
a person who sees something (eg a crime) happen. Eye-witnesses were questioned by the police.
before/under one's very eyes
in front of one, usually with no attempt at concealment. It happened before my very eyes.
be up to the eyes in
to be very busy or deeply involved in or with. She's up to the eyes in work.
close one's eyes to
to ignore (especially something wrong). She closed her eyes to the children's misbehaviour.
in the eyes of
in the opinion of. You've done no wrong in the eyes of the law.
keep an eye on
1. to watch closely. Keep an eye on the patient's temperature.
2. to look after. Keep an eye on the baby while I am out!
lay/set eyes on
to see, especially for the first time. I wish I'd never set eyes on her!
raise one's eyebrows
to (lift one's eyebrows in order to) show surprise.
see eye to eye
to be in agreement. We've never seen eye to eye about this matter.
with an eye to something
with something as an aim. He's doing this with an eye to promotion.
with one's eyes open
with full awareness of what one is doing. I knew what the job would involve – I went into it with my eyes open.

eyelash

رَمْش العَيْـن řasa øjenvip Wimper βλεφαρίδα pestaña silmäripsi cil trepavica ciglio まつげ 속눈썹 wimper øyenvipper rzęsa cílio, pestana ресница ögonfrans ขนตา kirpik lông mi 睫毛

eye·lash

n. pestaña.

eyelash

n pestaña
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