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Furrowed brow

Posted by Henry on September 01, 2004

In Reply to: Brow squint posted by Miri Barak on September 01, 2004

: Hello

: A *brow squint* is a nonmanual signal in sign language.
: Is it the same as half closed eyes?

: Thank you

When you're puzzled, you put on an expression with a furrowed brow. This has the effect of making the eyes narrower. Does this fit the situation?