lantern jaw


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lantern jaw

a long hollow jaw that gives the face a drawn appearance
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He helped, pushing from beneath--she sensed through the boards his strain, his arms corded above his head like an Atlas heaving aside the globe--and when together they flung the hatch open he looked up to her, his lantern jaw thrust eagerly forward as if he were about to speak.
A tall, broad-shouldered man with black-rimmed glasses and a lantern jaw, McKinley was known as a tough yet humble administrator who rode his bicycle to work and oversaw Eugene's growth from a 10-square-mile city of 50,000 to a 28-square-mile city of almost 100,000 during his tenure.
There are two male models as well, and the second of them, well, it's hard to know what to write here, but he has what we used to call a lantern jaw, he'd walk straight into a Bond movie if he could act - perhaps he can - and all the women in the audience were in danger of missing the next race.
With his lantern jaw and ray-bans, he looked like every pilot should and instilled plenty of confidence in those of us more used to flying in planes where you never get a chance to peer directly into the cockpit.
They were really cute," he says, slightly embarrassed at the reaction to his lantern jaw.
And soon I was sitting in the student center, scribbling notes as four of my co-petitioners crowded around me, monitored--and then interrupted--by a lean, crew-cut young man with a lantern jaw, who rushed the table.
Daniel Craig makes the hardest Bond ever, with a lantern jaw and steely eyes, and there's a fantastic sequence where he rolls his Aston DBS seven times.
And when Gibson gets around to doing his nationally televised mea culpa, we hope Jay Leno can unlock his lantern jaw long enough to ask a few hardball questions.
The price these superwomen will have to pay for their new status can be gauged by just one glance at the rippling biceps, busy eyebrows and lantern jaw of Amelie Mauresmo.