Definition of eyelash in English:

eyelash

Line breaks: eye|lash
Pronunciation: /ˈʌɪlaʃ
 
/

noun

Each of the short curved hairs growing on the edges of the eyelids, serving to protect the eyes from dust.
More example sentences
  • An eyelash takes six weeks to grow back.
  • His eyelashes fluttered, and his eyes opened.
  • When you lose your eyelashes, you look very weird.
Synonyms
lash
technical cilium

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