lantern jaw


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lantern jaw

a long hollow jaw that gives the face a drawn appearance
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He had long hair caught into a queue at the back of his neck and a lantern jaw which made his head seem slung forward, made him seem always lost in thought.
Chortle as George Osborne's cherubic face is replaced by the lantern jaw of Lieutenant Richard Sharpe.
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. "I remember I walked in on a conversation and actress Jordan Ladd said, 'We're just talking about our daddy crushes'.
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.
Standing 6ft 5ins in his tennis socks with a lantern jaw and a thumping serve, Mirnyi can frighten the bravest of the brave.