Definition of Cupid's bow in English:

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Cupid's bow

noun

A shape like that of the double-curved bow often shown carried by Cupid, especially at the top edge of a person’s upper lip.
Example sentences
  • Here is a podgy youth seen face-on, the emphasis being on the Cupid's bow of his all-too-feminine lips.
  • There is a collapsed viola, pegs extending beyond the apron of the sculpture's black-and-white-tiled stage, and a Cupid's bow and arrow that hang from the wall above the angular presence of a scaled-down chair.
  • She has this fat, squishy section on her bottom lip, like an upside-down Cupid's bow that just begs to be kissed.

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Syllabification: Cu·pid's bow

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