Usage examples for brow

  1. He pulled the soft hat well down over his brow. – The Wrong Twin by Harry Leon Wilson
  2. She tried to command herself, pressing her hand to her brow. – Marcella by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  3. Her brow drew into a puzzled frown. – Prairie Flowers by James B. Hendryx
  4. Oh, she may come with us, she added as his brow grew dark. – Peggy Owen and Liberty by Lucy Foster Madison
  5. If this was but the story of a brother and sister, there were matter for it that would make the ladies want to kiss Tommy on the brow. – Tommy and Grizel by J.M. Barrie
  6. 2. Angry words they never speak, Promises they never break; Unkind looks they never show; Love sits smiling on each brow. – Guide to the Kindergarten and Intermediate Class and Moral Culture of Infancy. by Elizabeth P. Peabody Mary Mann
  7. All was heaven upon her brow;- Yes, I think I see her now! – The Poems of Philip Freneau, Volume I (of III) by Philip Freneau
  8. He shook his head, his brow grew darker, and a terrible temptation attacked him. – The Bag of Diamonds by George Manville Fenn
  9. Little Matilda watched him curiously; his brow was dark, with what sort of thoughts she could not guess; his eye sometimes flashed and at other times grew intense with looking into what he was studying. – Trading by Susan Warner
  10. Orsino's brow cleared and his expression changed. – Don Orsino by F. Marion Crawford
  11. But it is at the stone house on its very brow where the master, Floyd Grandon, is expected home to- day after years of wandering and many changes. – Floyd Grandon's Honor by Amanda Minnie Douglas
  12. The man's eyes looking at him, the man's brow bent against him, would extract from him instantly the one truth which it was his purpose to hold within his own keeping. – Cousin Henry by Anthony Trollope
  13. It cannot be such harm on her cool brow To put a kiss? – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  14. He spoke but little, but again and again he pressed his lips upon the brow of his son, looking steadily into the beautiful face, full of life, which pressed so close to his own. – The Sign of Flame by E. Werner
  15. There was the head so familiar to us all- the domelike brow, the long hair hanging over the ears. – The Panchronicon by Harold Steele Mackaye
  16. His brow is so sad. – Cousin Betty by Honore de Balzac
  17. At the brow of the rise Margaret turned and waved her handkerchief towards that high window which she knew so well. – Fair Margaret by H. Rider Haggard
  18. She leaned her brow upon her hand; she envied none, but her heart felt full to over- flowing. – Rachel Gray by Julia Kavanagh
  19. But, darling, I would not cast my shadow over your fair brow, even for a brief time. – Edna's Sacrifice and Other Stories Edna's Sacrifice; Who Was the Thief?; The Ghost; The Two Brothers; and What He Left by Frances Henshaw Baden