Origin of lantern-jawed
Examples from the Web for lantern-jawed
Blear-eyed, smoke-begrimed, lantern-jawed, the poor dwarf seemed as if his whole life had been spent over the furnace.Auriol|W. Harrison Ainsworth
There was a thin, lantern-jawed old fellow sipping his chocolate before he resigned himself to sleep.Confessions Of Con Cregan|Charles James Lever
The steward was a tall, lank, lantern-jawed man, whose cheek-bones were almost as prominent as his long nose.The Coming Wave|Oliver Optic
Very rigidly and rather with the air of being peevish for some reason, a lantern-jawed person stood in the middle of the floor.Ladies and Gentlemen |Irvin S. (Irvin Shrewsbury) Cobb
He is a bony, lantern-jawed young man, in velveteen jacket, with a puggaree round his hat.