Definition of forehead in English:


Line breaks: fore|head
Pronunciation: /ˈfɔːhɛd
, ˈfɒrɪd


  • The part of the face above the eyebrows.
    More example sentences
    • Females are colored similarly but less brightly above and have gray napes and foreheads.
    • He walked over to me, took off my glasses and gently tapped my forehead just above the bridge of my nose.
    • Hindu gods are also frequently represented with a third eye in the middle of their foreheads, representing their divinity.


Old English forhēafod (see fore-, head).

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