Definitions

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  • adj. Having some specific type of eyelash

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Matt, a sweet, long-eyelashed Catholic boy who'd vowed chastity until marriage but had a crush on me, had invited me over for dinner.

    Maud Newton's 'Conversations You Have At Twenty': Narrative Magazine's Friday Feature

  • If you want to look like everyone's drunken four-eyelashed grandmother, then go for it, but rest assured, I'll be there at your heavily eye-lined funeral, taking a q-tip to your eyelids, and whispering, "I told you so."

    Verena von Pfetten: Less Is The New More: The Case For Taking Off Your Make-Up

  • Yes - of being a foul-mouthed absinthe fiend with a piece of big-eyelashed, candy-striped whimsy like this under his belt.

    Flions And Meep

  • Anyhoo, being a fluttery-eyelashed young ingénue, obviously I've taken their level-headed advice to heart (it's all purely in my interests, after all, nothing to do with them trying to push my fear button, nothing to do with them playing up the threat of financial insecurity to try and make me chicken out ... perish the thought!) and I've temporarily withdrawn my resignation, pending some details on a possible pay rise.

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  • The women passed before him like promenading poodles, all fluffed and overly eyelashed, wearing just enough fur to keep them out of jail.

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  • It turns out that in addition to being hot for long eyelashed doctor boys, Mr. Extra Special Patient needs a new liver.

    mini-medical clinic: the week in grey’s anatomy report | Seattle Metblogs

  • A long-lipped, long-eyelashed, long-chinned face; a man of his own calibre, education, and probity!

    The Silver Spoon

  • Tall, pale, long-eyelashed, his _blasé_ young face barely veiled a mind that was an encyclopædia of sin, -- or I was much mistaken.

    The La Chance Mine Mystery

  • The Ustrelyahs, whom we met later, also spoke through their noses not little, and they were tall, dark men, with grey, clear eyes, heavily eyelashed like camel's eyes -- very proper men -- a new brand of Sahib to me.

    Traffics and Discoveries

  • Audley and herself, and Sir Michael being chiefly occupied in agricultural pursuits and manly sports, which kept him away from home, it was perhaps natural that my lady, being of an eminently social disposition, should find herself thrown a good deal upon her white-eyelashed maid for society.

    Lady Audley's Secret

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