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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Having a protruding lower bone giving the face a gaunt appearance.

Usage examples (34)
  • His honest, lantern-jawed face was gray and drawn.
  • A young sandy-haired, lantern-jawed patrolman guarded me.
  • "Sure, sir; 'tis he yonder with the lantern-jawed phizog."
  • That is a building the lantern-jawed mercenary knows well. for more
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