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pencil moustache

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Definition of pencil moustache in English:

noun

A very thin moustache.
Example sentences
  • Light shafted through holes in the ceiling, pigeons flapped in the rafters, the walls were stacked with enormous canvases and an old man with a pencil moustache came out and shook my hand.
  • The other man was of stocky build, about 5ft 9ins tall and had a pencil moustache.
  • He has short Afro-style hair and a small pencil moustache with a gap under the nose.

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