Definition of widow's peak in English:

Share this entry

widow's peak


A V-shaped growth of hair towards the centre of the forehead: a judge with a grey thatch combed back from a diving widow’s peak
More example sentences
  • She had a high forehead and a widow's peak where her hair started out dark, then gradually lightened.
  • He was a handsome, elegant-looking man with dark hair that formed a widow's peak and a thin moustache.
  • He has a pronounced widow's peak and the hair on his knuckles crawls over his wedding band.
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.