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Synonyms for eyebrow

the arch of hair above each eye

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And van der Sar can't help but raise an eyebrow at the prospect of that particular treble.
The "smut" in question was a stash of "physique" magazines that wouldn't raise an eyebrow today.
These days, though, she's no longer the polarizing figure she once was -- that honor now belongs to Tom Cruise -- and the 18,000-strong Inglewood crowd didn't raise an eyebrow.
You raise an eyebrow, but consider another post-Pistols McLaren production: the still-influential 1982 concept album Duck Rock.
After the furious pace of mergers, acquisitions, and other corporate upheavals of the past decade, you'd think one more change would hardly raise an eyebrow.
His sudden and miraculous fluency in Japanese during post negotiation socializing and future meetings never seemed to raise an eyebrow with the buyers.
A few typographical errors or misspellings appear, such as the listing of the Count's aria from The Marriage of Figaro as "Vedro metr'io suspiro" rather than "Vedro mentr'io sospiro," which raise an eyebrow, but with a few minor exceptions Father Lee traverses the issue of the several sung languages of opera with ease.