unibrow

[ yoo-nuh-brou ]
/ ˈyu nəˌbraʊ /

noun

a pair of eyebrows that appear to be connected because of some extra hair growing in the space between them: He had very bushy eyebrows, almost a unibrow.

Nearby words

  1. uniat,
  2. uniate,
  3. uniates,
  4. uniaxial,
  5. uniaxial joint,
  6. unicameral,
  7. unicameral bone cyst,
  8. unicameral cyst,
  9. unicef,
  10. unicellular

Origin of unibrow

First recorded in 1985–90;uni- + brow

Also called mon·o·brow [mon-uh-brou] /ˈmɒn əˌbraʊ/.

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British Dictionary definitions for monobrow

monobrow

/ (ˈmɒnəʊˌbraʊ) /

noun informal

the appearance of a single eyebrow as a result of the eyebrows joining above a person's nose

unibrow

/ (ˈjuːnɪˌbraʊ) /

noun

informal a single eyebrow created when the two eyebrows meet in the middle above the bridge of the nose
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