What does the word eyelid mean?

Usage examples for eyelid

  1. Note particularly the sudden change of plane usually marked by a fold, where the under eyelid meets the surface coming from the cheek bone. – The Practice and Science Of Drawing by Harold Speed
  2. Baltook, watching warily, never winked an eyelid; but his unwinking eyes spoke. – Dusty Star by Olaf Baker
  3. The scout's jaw dropped, and he stared at the little man, who stared up at him in return, one eyelid slightly lowered, an oddly provocative expression on his swarthy face. – Lefty Locke Pitcher-Manager by Burt L. Standish

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