brows Definition

the arch of hair above each eye.

Using brows: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "brows" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    She raised her brows in surprise.

  • Example

    He had thick, bushy brows.

  • Example

    She plucked her brows to make them thinner.

brows Synonyms and Antonyms

Synonyms for brows

Phrases with brows

  • raise one's eyebrows

    to show surprise or disapproval


    Her comment made everyone raise their eyebrows.

  • on the top or highest part of something


    The castle was perched on the brow of a hill.

  • knit one's brows

    to frown or look worried


    He knit his brows in concentration.


Summary: brows in Brief

The term 'brows' [braʊz] refers to the arch of hair above each eye. It is often used in phrases like 'raise one's eyebrows,' indicating surprise or disapproval, and 'knit one's brows,' meaning to frown or look worried.