beetle-browed

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bee·tle-browed

 (bē′tl-broud′)
adj.
Having thick, prominent or projecting eyebrows.

[Middle English bitel-brouwed , having grim brows, sullen, perhaps from bitil, betil, bug, beetle (from the resemblance of a pair of thick eyebrows to the tufted antennae of a cockchafer); see beetle1, or from bitel, sharp (probably from Old English *bitol, biting, from Old English bite, bite); see bit2 + brouwed (from brow, brow; see brow).]

beetle-browed

adj
1. having bushy or overhanging eyebrows
2. sullen in appearance; scowling
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.beetle-browed - sullen or unfriendly in appearancebeetle-browed - sullen or unfriendly in appearance  
unfriendly - not disposed to friendship or friendliness; "an unfriendly coldness of manner"; "an unfriendly action to take"
Translations

beetle-browed

[ˈbiːtlˈbraʊd] ADJcejialto, de cejas muy espesas

beetle-browed

[ˈbiːtlˌbraʊd] adjdalle folte sopracciglia