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1眉头 眉頭 méi tóumei2 tou2brows
2眉毛 méi maomei2 mao5eyebrow; Classifiers:
3 méimei2eyebrow; upper margin
4八字眉 méiba1 zi4 mei2sloping eyebrows, formed like character for "eight"
5白眉赤眼 bái méi chì yǎnbai2 mei2 chi4 yan3for no reason (idiom)
6白眉地鸫 白眉地鶇 bái méi dōngbai2 mei2 di4 dong1(bird species of China) Siberian thrush (Geokichla sibirica)
7白眉鸫 白眉鶇 bái méi dōngbai2 mei2 dong1(bird species of China) eyebrowed thrush (Turdus obscurus)
8白眉歌鸫 白眉歌鶇 bái méi dōngbai2 mei2 ge1 dong1(bird species of China) redwing (Turdus iliacus)
9白眉姬鹟 白眉姬鶲 bái méi wēngbai2 mei2 ji1 weng1(bird species of China) yellow-rumped flycatcher (Ficedula zanthopygia)
10白眉蓝姬鹟 白眉藍姬鶲 bái méi lán wēngbai2 mei2 lan2 ji1 weng1(bird species of China) ultramarine flycatcher (Ficedula superciliaris)
11白眉林鸲 白眉林鴝 bái méi lín bai2 mei2 lin2 qu2(bird species of China) white-browed bush robin (Tarsiger indicus)
12白眉拳 bái méi quánbai2 mei2 quan2Pak Mei or Bak Mei - "White Eyebrow" (Chinese Martial Art)
13白眉雀鹛 白眉雀鶥 bái méi què méibai2 mei2 que4 mei2(bird species of China) white-browed fulvetta (Fulvetta vinipectus)
14白眉山雀 bái méi shān quèbai2 mei2 shan1 que4(bird species of China) white-browed tit (Poecile superciliosus)
15白眉山鹧鸪 白眉山鷓鴣 bái méi shān zhè bai2 mei2 shan1 zhe4 gu1(bird species of China) white-necklaced partridge (Arborophila gingica)
16白眉扇尾鹟 白眉扇尾鶲 bái méi shàn wěi wēngbai2 mei2 shan4 wei3 weng1(bird species of China) white-browed fantail (Rhipidura aureola)
17白眉鹀 白眉鵐 bái méi bai2 mei2 wu2(bird species of China) Tristram's bunting (Emberiza tristrami)
18白眉鸭 白眉鴨 bái méi bai2 mei2 ya1(bird species of China) garganey (Anas querquedula)
19白眉秧鸡 白眉秧雞 bái méi yāng bai2 mei2 yang1 ji1(bird species of China) white-browed crake (Porzana cinerea)
20白眉朱雀 bái méi zhū quèbai2 mei2 zhu1 que4(bird species of China) chinese white-browed rosefinch (Carpodacus dubius)
21白眉棕啄木鸟 白眉棕啄木鳥 bái méi zōng zhuó niǎobai2 mei2 zong1 zhuo2 mu4 niao3(bird species of China) white-browed piculet (Sasia ochracea)
22白首齐眉 白首齊眉 bái shǒu méibai2 shou3 qi2 mei2(of a couple) to grow old together in mutual respect (idiom)
23不让须眉 不讓鬚眉 ràng méibu4 rang4 xu1 mei2(idiom) to compare favorably with men in terms of ability, bravery etc; to be a match for men; lit. not conceding to men (beard and eyebrows)
24苍眉蝗莺 蒼眉蝗鶯 cāng méi huáng yīngcang1 mei2 huang2 ying1(bird species of China) Gray's grasshopper warbler (Locustella fasciolata)
25赤眉 chì méiChi4 mei2Red Eyebrows, rebel group involved in the overthrow of the Xin dynasty 新朝
26愁眉不展 chóu méi zhǎnchou2 mei2 bu4 zhan3with a worried frown
27愁眉渐展 愁眉漸展 chóu méi jiàn zhǎnchou2 mei2 jian4 zhan3to become less worried (idiom)
28愁眉紧锁 愁眉緊鎖 chóu méi jǐn suǒchou2 mei2 jin3 suo3to frown deeply (idiom)
29愁眉苦脸 愁眉苦臉 chóu méi liǎnchou2 mei2 ku3 lian3to look anxious (idiom); to look miserable
30愁锁眉梢 愁鎖眉梢 chóu suǒ méi shāochou2 suo3 mei2 shao1A brow furrowed with sorrow. (idiom)
31瞅眉剜眼 chǒu méi wān yǎnchou3 mei2 wan1 yan3to be downcast or dejected (idiom)
32慈眉善目 méi shàn ci2 mei2 shan4 mu4kind brows, pleasant eyes (idiom); amiable looking; benign-faced
33慈眉善眼 méi shàn yǎnci2 mei2 shan4 yan3kind brows, pleasant eyes (idiom); amiable looking; benign-faced
34粗眉大眼 méi yǎncu1 mei2 da4 yan3bushy eyebrows and big eyes; rough or brutish features (idiom)
35蹙眉 méicu4 mei2to frown
36攒眉蹙额 攢眉蹙額 cuán méi écuan2 mei2 cu4 e2to knit the brows (idiom)
37淡灰眉岩鹀 淡灰眉岩鵐 dàn huī méi yán dan4 hui1 mei2 yan2 wu2(bird species of China) rock bunting (Emberiza cia)
38淡眉柳莺 淡眉柳鶯 dàn méi liǔ yīngdan4 mei2 liu3 ying1(bird species of China) Hume's leaf warbler (Phylloscopus humei)
39低眉顺眼 低眉順眼 méi shùn yǎndi1 mei2 shun4 yan3docile; submissive
40丢眉丢眼 丟眉丟眼 diū méi diū yǎndiu1 mei2 diu1 yan3to wink at sb
41丢眉弄色 丟眉弄色 diū méi nòng diu1 mei2 nong4 se4to wink at sb
42娥眉 é méie2 mei2(fig.) beautiful woman; Emei township in Hsinchu County 新竹县 , northwest Taiwan; variant of 蛾眉
43蛾眉粉黛 é méi fěn dàie2 mei2 fen3 dai4beautiful women (idiom)
44蛾眉皓齿 蛾眉皓齒 é méi hào chǐe2 mei2 hao4 chi3beautiful eyebrow and white teeth (idiom); lovely young woman
45峨眉柳莺 峨眉柳鶯 é méi liǔ yīnge2 mei2 liu3 ying1(bird species of China) Emei leaf warbler (Phylloscopus emeiensis)
46峨眉山 É méi shānE2 mei2 Shan1Mt Emei in Sichuan, one of the Four Sacred Mountains and Bodhimanda of Samantabhadra 普贤 ; Emeishan city
47峨眉山市 É méi shān shìE2 mei2 shan1 shi4Emeishan county level city in Leshan 乐山 , Sichuan
48峨眉乡 峨眉鄉 É méi xiāngE2 mei2 xiang1Emei township in Hsinchu County 新竹县 , northwest Taiwan
49黑眉长尾山雀 黑眉長尾山雀 hēi méi cháng wěi shān quèhei1 mei2 chang2 wei3 shan1 que4(bird species of China) black-browed bushtit (Aegithalos bonvaloti)
50黑眉蝮蛇 hēi méi shéhei1 mei2 fu4 she2Snake island viper (Gloydius shedaoensis), feeding on migrating birds
51黑眉柳莺 黑眉柳鶯 hēi méi liǔ yīnghei1 mei2 liu3 ying1(bird species of China) sulphur-breasted warbler (Phylloscopus ricketti)
52黑眉拟啄木鸟 黑眉擬啄木鳥 hēi méi zhuó niǎohei1 mei2 ni3 zhuo2 mu4 niao3(bird species of China) Chinese barbet (Megalaima faber)
53黑眉雀鹛 黑眉雀鶥 hēi méi què méihei1 mei2 que4 mei2(bird species of China) Huet's fulvetta (Alcippe hueti)
54黑眉苇莺 黑眉葦鶯 hēi méi wěi yīnghei1 mei2 wei3 ying1(bird species of China) black-browed reed warbler (Acrocephalus bistrigiceps)
55黑眉鸦雀 黑眉鴉雀 hēi méi quèhei1 mei2 ya1 que4(bird species of China) pale-billed parrotbill (Chleuasicus atrosuperciliaris)
56横眉 橫眉 héng méiheng2 mei2to concentrate one's eyebrows; to frown; to scowl
57横眉冷对,千夫指 橫眉冷對,千夫指 héng méi lěng duì , qiān zhǐheng2 mei2 leng3 dui4 , qian1 fu1 zhi3to face a thousand fingers with a cool scowl (modern idiom); to treat with disdain; to defy
58横眉冷对千夫指 橫眉冷對千夫指 héng méi lěng duì qiān zhǐheng2 mei2 leng3 dui4 qian1 fu1 zhi3to face a thousand pointing fingers with a cool scowl (citation from Lu Xun); to treat with disdain; to defy
59横眉立目 橫眉立目 héng méi heng2 mei2 li4 mu4to scowl and stare down; to defy
60横眉怒目 橫眉怒目 héng méi heng2 mei2 nu4 mu4lit. furrowed brows and blazing eyes; to dart looks of hate at sb (idiom)
61横眉竖眼 橫眉豎眼 héng méi shù yǎnheng2 mei2 shu4 yan3to scowl fiercely; to glare
62红眉松雀 紅眉松雀 hóng méi sōng quèhong2 mei2 song1 que4(bird species of China) crimson-browed finch (Carpodacus subhimachalus)
63红眉朱雀 紅眉朱雀 hóng méi zhū quèhong2 mei2 zhu1 que4(bird species of China) Chinese beautiful rosefinch (Carpodacus davidianus)
64画眉 畫眉 huà méihua4 mei2to apply makeup to the eyebrows; (bird species of China) Chinese hwamei (Garrulax canorus)
65欢眉大眼 歡眉大眼 huān méi yǎnhuan1 mei2 da4 yan3cheery expression (idiom)
66黄眉姬鹟 黃眉姬鶲 huáng méi wēnghuang2 mei2 ji1 weng1(bird species of China) narcissus flycatcher (Ficedula narcissina)
67黄眉林雀 黃眉林雀 huáng méi lín quèhuang2 mei2 lin2 que4(bird species of China) yellow-browed tit (Sylviparus modestus)
68黄眉柳莺 黃眉柳鶯 huáng méi liǔ yīnghuang2 mei2 liu3 ying1(bird species of China) yellow-browed warbler (Phylloscopus inornatus)
69黄眉鹀 黃眉鵐 huáng méi huang2 mei2 wu2(bird species of China) yellow-browed bunting (Emberiza chrysophrys)
70灰眉灰脸 灰眉灰臉 huī méi huī liǎnhui1 mei2 hui1 lian3somber; grim (idiom)
71火燃眉睫 huǒ rán méi jiéhuo3 ran2 mei2 jie2close at hand; very urgent; pressing (idiom)
72火烧眉毛 火燒眉毛 huǒ shāo méi maohuo3 shao1 mei2 mao5lit. the fire burns one's eyebrows (idiom); fig. desperate situation; extreme emergency
73挤眉弄眼 擠眉弄眼 méi nòng yǎnji3 mei2 nong4 yan3to make eyes; to wink
74渐具眉目 漸具眉目 jiàn méi jian4 ju4 mei2 mu4to gradually take shape (idiom)
75巾帼须眉 巾幗鬚眉 jīn guó méijin1 guo2 xu1 mei2woman with a manly spirit
76紧锁双眉 緊鎖雙眉 jǐn suǒ shuāng méijin3 suo3 shuang1 mei2to knit one's brows (idiom)
77近在眉睫 jìn zài méi jiéjin4 zai4 mei2 jie2as if right before one's eyes (idiom)
78举案齐眉 舉案齊眉 àn méiju3 an4 qi2 mei2lit. to lift the tray to eyebrow level (idiom); mutual respect in a marriage
79蓝眉林鸲 藍眉林鴝 lán méi lín lan2 mei2 lin2 qu2(bird species of China) Himalayan bluetail (Tarsiger rufilatus)
80立眉瞪眼 méi dèng yǎnli4 mei2 deng4 yan3to get angry (idiom)
81立眉竖眼 立眉豎眼 méi shù yǎnli4 mei2 shu4 yan3to get angry (idiom)
82柳眉 liǔ méiliu3 mei2long, shapely eyebrows
83柳眉双锁 柳眉雙鎖 liǔ méi shuāng suǒliu3 mei2 shuang1 suo3She knit her beautiful eyebrows. (idiom)
84柳叶眉 柳葉眉 liǔ méiliu3 ye4 mei2see 柳眉
85眉笔 眉筆 méi mei2 bi3eyebrow pencil (cosmetics)
86眉黛 méi dàimei2 dai4eyebrows (with umber black make-up)
87眉端 méi duānmei2 duan1tip of the eyebrows; top margin on a page
88眉飞色舞 眉飛色舞 méi fēi mei2 fei1 se4 wu3smiles of exultation; radiant with delight
89玫红眉朱雀 玫紅眉朱雀 méi hóng méi zhū quèmei2 hong2 mei2 zhu1 que4(bird species of China) pink-browed rosefinch (Carpodacus rodochroa)
90眉尖 méi jiānmei2 jian1the flat area of forehead between the eyebrows; glabella; eyebrows
91眉间轮 眉間輪 méi jiān lúnmei2 jian1 lun2ājñā or ajna, the brow or third eye chakra 查克拉 , residing in the forehead
92眉睫 méi jiémei2 jie2eyebrows and eyelashes; nearby
93眉开眼笑 眉開眼笑 méi kāi yǎn xiàomei2 kai1 yan3 xiao4brows raised in delight, eyes laughing (idiom); beaming with joy; all smiles
94眉来眼去 眉來眼去 méi lái yǎn mei2 lai2 yan3 qu4lit. eyes and eyebrows come and go (idiom); to make eyes; to exchange flirting glances with sb
95眉毛钳 眉毛鉗 méi máo qiánmei2 mao2 qian2tweezers
96眉毛倒竖 眉毛倒豎 méi mao dào shùmei2 mao5 dao4 shu4to raise the eyebrows (idiom)
97眉毛胡子一把抓 眉毛鬍子一把抓 méi mao zi zhuāmei2 mao5 hu2 zi5 yi1 ba3 zhua1careless; any-old-how, regardless of the specific task
98眉目 méi mei2 mu4general facial appearance; features; arrangement; sequence of ideas; logic (of writing); rough sketch or general idea of things
99眉目传情 眉目傳情 méi chuán qíngmei2 mu4 chuan2 qing2to make sheep eyes at; to cast amorous glances at
100眉目清秀 méi qīng xiùmei2 mu4 qing1 xiu4to have delicate features (idiom)
101眉目 méi mumei2 mu5progress; prospect of solution; sign of positive outcome
102眉批 méi mei2 pi1headnotes; comments or footnotes at top of the page
103眉清目秀 méi qīng xiùmei2 qing1 mu4 xiu4pretty; with delicate features
104眉山 méi shānMei2 shan1Meishan prefecture-level city in Sichuan
105眉山市 méi shān shìMei2 shan1 Shi4Meishan prefecture-level city in Sichuan
106眉梢 méi shāomei2 shao1tip of brow
107眉舒目展 méi shū zhǎnmei2 shu1 mu4 zhan3to feel happy; to have a pleased expression (idiom)
108眉县 眉縣 méi xiànMei2 Xian4Mei County in Baoji 宝鸡 , Shaanxi
109眉心 méi xīnmei2 xin1(the space) between the eyebrows
110眉心轮 眉心輪 méi xīn lúnmei2 xin1 lun2ājñā or ajna, the brow or third eye chakra 查克拉 , residing in the forehead; also written 眉间轮
111眉眼 méi yǎnmei2 yan3brows and eyes; appearance; looks; countenance
112眉眼传情 眉眼傳情 méi yǎn chuán qíngmei2 yan3 chuan2 qing2to give the eye to; to make eyes at
113眉眼高低 méi yǎn gāo mei2 yan3 gao1 di1an expression on the face (idiom)
114眉宇 méi mei2 yu3(literary) forehead; countenance; appearance
115眉月 méi yuèmei2 yue4waxing crescent (moon)
116美眉 měi méimei3 mei2(coll.) pretty girl
117明眸秀眉 míng móu xiù méiming2 mou2 xiu4 mei2shining eyes and slender eyebrows (idiom)
118目舒眉展 shū méi zhǎnmu4 shu1 mei2 zhan3The frown faded. (idiom)
119拧眉瞪眼 擰眉瞪眼 níng méi dèng yǎnning2 mei2 deng4 yan3to raise one's eyebrows and stare in anger (idiom)
120浓眉大眼 濃眉大眼 nóng méi yǎnnong2 mei2 da4 yan3thick eyebrows and big eyes
121浓眉短髭 濃眉短髭 nóng méi duǎn nong2 mei2 duan3 zi1bushy eyebrows and stubbly chin (idiom)
122庞眉皓发 龐眉皓髮 páng méi hào pang2 mei2 hao4 fa4bushy brows and white hair (of an aged man) (idiom)
123颦眉 顰眉 pín méipin2 mei2to knit one's brows; to frown
124频眉蹙额 頻眉蹙額 pín méi épin2 mei2 cu4 e2worried and unhappy (idiom)
125迫在眉睫 zài méi jiépo4 zai4 mei2 jie2pressing in on one's eyelashes (idiom); imminent
126菩萨低眉 菩薩低眉 méipu2 sa4 di1 mei2kind-looking (idiom)
127齐眉 齊眉 méiqi2 mei2mutual respect in marriage; abbr. of idiom 举案齐眉
128齐眉穗儿 齊眉穗兒 méi suì rqi2 mei2 sui4 r5bangs (hair)
129燃眉 rán méiran2 mei2to burn one's eyebrows; fig. desperately serious situation
130燃眉之急 rán méi zhī ran2 mei2 zhi1 ji2lit. the fire burns one's eyebrows (idiom); fig. desperate situation; extreme emergency
131三道眉草鹀 三道眉草鵐 sān dào méi cǎo san1 dao4 mei2 cao3 wu2(bird species of China) meadow bunting (Emberiza cioides)
132臊眉搭眼 sào méi yǎnsao4 mei2 da1 yan3to be coquettish or flirtatious (idiom)
133书眉 書眉 shū méishu1 mei2header; top margin on a page
134舒眉展目 shū méi zhǎn shu1 mei2 zhan3 mu4to wear a pleased expression (idiom)
135舒眉展眼 shū méi zhǎn yǎnshu1 mei2 zhan3 yan3to beam with happiness (idiom)
136竖眉瞪眼 豎眉瞪眼 shù méi dèng yǎnshu4 mei2 deng4 yan3to dart fierce looks (idiom)
137台湾画眉 臺灣畫眉 tái wān huà méiTai2 wan1 hua4 mei2(bird species of China) Taiwan hwamei (Garrulax taewanus)
138乌嘴黑眉 烏嘴黑眉 zuǐ hēi méiwu1 zui3 hei1 mei2dark in complexion
139喜山白眉朱雀 shān bái méi zhū quèxi3 shan1 bai2 mei2 zhu1 que4(bird species of China) Himalayan white-browed rosefinch (Carpodacus thura)
140喜山红眉朱雀 喜山紅眉朱雀 shān hóng méi zhū quèxi3 shan1 hong2 mei2 zhu1 que4(bird species of China) Himalayan beautiful rosefinch (Carpodacus pulcherrimus)
141秀眉大眼 xiù méi yǎnxiu4 mei2 da4 yan3big eyes and slender eyebrows (idiom)
142须眉 鬚眉 méixu1 mei2man or men (formal)
143须眉交白 鬚眉交白 méi jiāo báixu1 mei2 jiao1 bai2gray-haired (idiom)
144轩眉吐气 軒眉吐氣 xuān méi xuan1 mei2 tu3 qi4an air of pride and satisfaction (idiom)
145扬眉 揚眉 yáng méiyang2 mei2to raise eyebrows
146以介眉寿 以介眉壽 jiè méi shòuyi3 jie4 mei2 shou4Many happy returns of the day. (idiom)
147以救眉急 jiù méi yi3 jiu4 mei2 ji2to answer urgent needs (idiom)
148有眉目 yǒu méi you3 mei2 mu4to begin to take shape; to be about to materialize
149有须眉气 有鬚眉氣 yǒu méi you3 xu1 mei2 qi4to have manly qualities; to be mannish (of women)
150暂济燃眉 暫濟燃眉 zàn rán méizan4 ji4 ran2 mei2to temporarily relieve an urgent need (idiom)
151贼眉溜眼 賊眉溜眼 zéi méi liū yǎnzei2 mei2 liu1 yan3shifty-eyed; crafty-looking
152贼眉鼠眼 賊眉鼠眼 zéi méi shǔ yǎnzei2 mei2 shu3 yan3shifty-eyed; crafty-looking (idiom)
153贼眉贼眼 賊眉賊眼 zéi méi zéi yǎnzei2 mei2 zei2 yan3see 贼眉鼠眼
154展眉 zhǎn méizhan3 mei2to beam with joy; all smiles
155睁目怒眉 睜目怒眉 zhēng méizheng1 mu4 nu4 mei2to dart fierce looks of hate (idiom)
156直眉瞪眼 zhí méi dèng yǎnzhi2 mei2 deng4 yan3to stare angrily or vacantly
157皱眉 皺眉 zhòu méizhou4 mei2to frown; to knit one's brow
158皱眉头 皺眉頭 zhòu méi tóuzhou4 mei2 tou2to scowl; to knit the brows
159紫芝眉宇 zhī méi zi3 zhi1 mei2 yu3your appearance (honorific)
160棕眉柳莺 棕眉柳鶯 zōng méi liǔ yīngzong1 mei2 liu3 ying1(bird species of China) yellow-streaked warbler (Phylloscopus armandii)
161棕眉山岩鹨 棕眉山岩鷚 zōng méi shān yán liùzong1 mei2 shan1 yan2 liu4(bird species of China) Siberian accentor (Prunella montanella)
162做眉做眼 zuò méi zuò yǎnzuo4 mei2 zuo4 yan3to frown

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