mei2
eyebrow; upper margin

strokes 9
radical
strokes after radical 4
八字眉 八字眉 ba1 zi4 mei2
sloping eyebrows, formed like character for "eight"

白眉赤眼 白眉赤眼 bai2 mei2 chi4 yan3
for no reason (idiom)

白眉地鸫 白眉地鶇 bai2 mei2 di4 dong1
(bird species of China) Siberian thrush (Geokichla sibirica)

白眉鸫 白眉鶇 bai2 mei2 dong1
(bird species of China) eyebrowed thrush (Turdus obscurus)

白眉歌鸫 白眉歌鶇 bai2 mei2 ge1 dong1
(bird species of China) redwing (Turdus iliacus)

白眉姬鹟 白眉姬鶲 bai2 mei2 ji1 weng1
(bird species of China) yellow-rumped flycatcher (Ficedula zanthopygia)

白眉蓝姬鹟 白眉藍姬鶲 bai2 mei2 lan2 ji1 weng1
(bird species of China) ultramarine flycatcher (Ficedula superciliaris)

白眉林鸲 白眉林鴝 bai2 mei2 lin2 qu2
(bird species of China) white-browed bush robin (Tarsiger indicus)

白眉拳 白眉拳 bai2 mei2 quan2
Pak Mei or Bak Mei - "White Eyebrow" (Chinese Martial Art)

白眉雀鹛 白眉雀鶥 bai2 mei2 que4 mei2
(bird species of China) white-browed fulvetta (Fulvetta vinipectus)

白眉山雀 白眉山雀 bai2 mei2 shan1 que4
(bird species of China) white-browed tit (Poecile superciliosus)

白眉山鹧鸪 白眉山鷓鴣 bai2 mei2 shan1 zhe4 gu1
(bird species of China) white-necklaced partridge (Arborophila gingica)

白眉扇尾鹟 白眉扇尾鶲 bai2 mei2 shan4 wei3 weng1
(bird species of China) white-browed fantail (Rhipidura aureola)

白眉鹀 白眉鵐 bai2 mei2 wu2
(bird species of China) Tristram's bunting (Emberiza tristrami)

白眉鸭 白眉鴨 bai2 mei2 ya1
(bird species of China) garganey (Anas querquedula)

白眉秧鸡 白眉秧雞 bai2 mei2 yang1 ji1
(bird species of China) white-browed crake (Porzana cinerea)

白眉朱雀 白眉朱雀 bai2 mei2 zhu1 que4
(bird species of China) chinese white-browed rosefinch (Carpodacus dubius)

白眉棕啄木鸟 白眉棕啄木鳥 bai2 mei2 zong1 zhuo2 mu4 niao3
(bird species of China) white-browed piculet (Sasia ochracea)

白首齐眉 白首齊眉 bai2 shou3 qi2 mei2
(of a couple) to grow old together in mutual respect (idiom)

不让须眉 不讓鬚眉 bu4 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)

苍眉蝗莺 蒼眉蝗鶯 cang1 mei2 huang2 ying1
(bird species of China) Gray's grasshopper warbler (Locustella fasciolata)

愁眉不展 愁眉不展 chou2 mei2 bu4 zhan3
with a worried frown

愁眉苦脸 愁眉苦臉 chou2 mei2 ku3 lian3
to look anxious (idiom); to look miserable

慈眉善目 慈眉善目 ci2 mei2 shan4 mu4
kind brows, pleasant eyes (idiom); amiable looking; benign-faced

慈眉善眼 慈眉善眼 ci2 mei2 shan4 yan3
kind brows, pleasant eyes (idiom); amiable looking; benign-faced

蹙眉 蹙眉 cu4 mei2
to frown

淡灰眉岩鹀 淡灰眉岩鵐 dan4 hui1 mei2 yan2 wu2
(bird species of China) rock bunting (Emberiza cia)

淡眉柳莺 淡眉柳鶯 dan4 mei2 liu3 ying1
(bird species of China) Hume's leaf warbler (Phylloscopus humei)

低眉顺眼 低眉順眼 di1 mei2 shun4 yan3
docile; submissive

丢眉丢眼 丟眉丟眼 diu1 mei2 diu1 yan3
to wink at sb

丢眉弄色 丟眉弄色 diu1 mei2 nong4 se4
to wink at sb

娥眉 娥眉 e2 mei2
variant of 蛾眉

峨眉 峨眉 e2 mei2
Emei township in Hsinchu County 新竹縣|新竹县, northwest Taiwan

蛾眉 蛾眉 e2 mei2
(fig.) beautiful woman

蛾眉皓齿 蛾眉皓齒 e2 mei2 hao4 chi3
beautiful eyebrow and white teeth (idiom); lovely young woman

峨眉柳莺 峨眉柳鶯 e2 mei2 liu3 ying1
(bird species of China) Emei leaf warbler (Phylloscopus emeiensis)

峨眉山 峨眉山 e2 mei2 shan1
Mt Emei in Sichuan, one of the Four Sacred Mountains and Bodhimanda of Samantabhadra 普賢|普贤; Emeishan city

峨眉山市 峨眉山市 e2 mei2 shan1 shi4
Emeishan county level city in Leshan 樂山|乐山, Sichuan

峨眉乡 峨眉鄉 e2 mei2 xiang1
Emei township in Hsinchu County 新竹縣|新竹县, northwest Taiwan

黑眉长尾山雀 黑眉長尾山雀 hei1 mei2 chang2 wei3 shan1 que4
(bird species of China) black-browed bushtit (Aegithalos bonvaloti)

黑眉蝮蛇 黑眉蝮蛇 hei1 mei2 fu4 she2
Snake island viper (Gloydius shedaoensis), feeding on migrating birds

黑眉柳莺 黑眉柳鶯 hei1 mei2 liu3 ying1
(bird species of China) sulphur-breasted warbler (Phylloscopus ricketti)

黑眉拟啄木鸟 黑眉擬啄木鳥 hei1 mei2 ni3 zhuo2 mu4 niao3
(bird species of China) Chinese barbet (Megalaima faber)

黑眉雀鹛 黑眉雀鶥 hei1 mei2 que4 mei2
(bird species of China) Huet's fulvetta (Alcippe hueti)

黑眉苇莺 黑眉葦鶯 hei1 mei2 wei3 ying1
(bird species of China) black-browed reed warbler (Acrocephalus bistrigiceps)

黑眉鸦雀 黑眉鴉雀 hei1 mei2 ya1 que4
(bird species of China) pale-billed parrotbill (Chleuasicus atrosuperciliaris)

横眉 橫眉 heng2 mei2
to concentrate one's eyebrows; to frown; to scowl

横眉冷对千夫指 橫眉冷對千夫指 heng2 mei2 leng3 dui4 qian1 fu1 zhi3
to face a thousand pointing fingers with a cool scowl (citation from Lu Xun); to treat with disdain; to defy

横眉立目 橫眉立目 heng2 mei2 li4 mu4
to scowl and stare down; to defy

横眉怒目 橫眉怒目 heng2 mei2 nu4 mu4
lit. furrowed brows and blazing eyes; to dart looks of hate at sb (idiom)

横眉竖眼 橫眉豎眼 heng2 mei2 shu4 yan3
to scowl fiercely; to glare

红眉松雀 紅眉松雀 hong2 mei2 song1 que4
(bird species of China) crimson-browed finch (Carpodacus subhimachalus)

红眉朱雀 紅眉朱雀 hong2 mei2 zhu1 que4
(bird species of China) Chinese beautiful rosefinch (Carpodacus davidianus)

画眉 畫眉 hua4 mei2
to apply makeup to the eyebrows; (bird species of China) Chinese hwamei (Garrulax canorus)

黄眉姬鹟 黃眉姬鶲 huang2 mei2 ji1 weng1
(bird species of China) narcissus flycatcher (Ficedula narcissina)

黄眉林雀 黃眉林雀 huang2 mei2 lin2 que4
(bird species of China) yellow-browed tit (Sylviparus modestus)

黄眉柳莺 黃眉柳鶯 huang2 mei2 liu3 ying1
(bird species of China) yellow-browed warbler (Phylloscopus inornatus)

黄眉鹀 黃眉鵐 huang2 mei2 wu2
(bird species of China) yellow-browed bunting (Emberiza chrysophrys)

火烧眉毛 火燒眉毛 huo3 shao1 mei2 mao5
lit. the fire burns one's eyebrows (idiom); fig. desperate situation; extreme emergency

挤眉弄眼 擠眉弄眼 ji3 mei2 nong4 yan3
to make eyes; to wink

巾帼须眉 巾幗鬚眉 jin1 guo2 xu1 mei2
woman with a manly spirit

举案齐眉 舉案齊眉 ju3 an4 qi2 mei2
lit. to lift the tray to eyebrow level (idiom); mutual respect in a marriage

蓝眉林鸲 藍眉林鴝 lan2 mei2 lin2 qu2
(bird species of China) Himalayan bluetail (Tarsiger rufilatus)

柳眉 柳眉 liu3 mei2
long, shapely eyebrows

柳叶眉 柳葉眉 liu3 ye4 mei2
see 柳眉

眉笔 眉筆 mei2 bi3
eyebrow pencil (cosmetics)

眉黛 眉黛 mei2 dai4
eyebrows (with umber black make-up)

眉端 眉端 mei2 duan1
tip of the eyebrows; top margin on a page

眉飞色舞 眉飛色舞 mei2 fei1 se4 wu3
smiles of exultation; radiant with delight

玫红眉朱雀 玫紅眉朱雀 mei2 hong2 mei2 zhu1 que4
(bird species of China) pink-browed rosefinch (Carpodacus rodochroa)

眉尖 眉尖 mei2 jian1
eyebrows

眉间 眉間 mei2 jian1
the flat area of forehead between the eyebrows; glabella

眉间轮 眉間輪 mei2 jian1 lun2
ājñā or ajna, the brow or third eye chakra 查克拉, residing in the forehead

眉睫 眉睫 mei2 jie2
eyebrows and eyelashes; nearby

眉开眼笑 眉開眼笑 mei2 kai1 yan3 xiao4
brows raised in delight, eyes laughing (idiom); beaming with joy; all smiles

眉来眼去 眉來眼去 mei2 lai2 yan3 qu4
lit. eyes and eyebrows come and go (idiom); to make eyes; to exchange flirting glances with sb

眉毛钳 眉毛鉗 mei2 mao2 qian2
tweezers

眉毛 眉毛 mei2 mao5
eyebrow

眉毛胡子一把抓 眉毛鬍子一把抓 mei2 mao5 hu2 zi5 yi1 ba3 zhua1
careless; any-old-how, regardless of the specific task

眉目 眉目 mei2 mu4
general facial appearance; features; arrangement; sequence of ideas; logic (of writing); rough sketch or general idea of things

眉目传情 眉目傳情 mei2 mu4 chuan2 qing2
to make sheep eyes at; to cast amorous glances at

眉目 眉目 mei2 mu5
progress; prospect of solution; sign of positive outcome

眉批 眉批 mei2 pi1
headnotes; comments or footnotes at top of the page

眉清目秀 眉清目秀 mei2 qing1 mu4 xiu4
pretty; with delicate features

眉山 眉山 mei2 shan1
Meishan prefecture level city in Sichuan

眉山市 眉山市 mei2 shan1 shi4
Meishan prefecture level city in Sichuan

眉梢 眉梢 mei2 shao1
tip of brow

眉头 眉頭 mei2 tou2
brows

眉县 眉縣 mei2 xian4
Mei County in Baoji 寶雞|宝鸡, Shaanxi

眉心 眉心 mei2 xin1
(the space) between the eyebrows

眉心轮 眉心輪 mei2 xin1 lun2
ājñā or ajna, the brow or third eye chakra 查克拉, residing in the forehead; also written 眉間輪|眉间轮

眉眼 眉眼 mei2 yan3
brows and eyes; appearance; looks; countenance

眉眼传情 眉眼傳情 mei2 yan3 chuan2 qing2
to give the eye to; to make eyes at

眉月 眉月 mei2 yue4
waxing crescent (moon)

美眉 美眉 mei3 mei2
(coll.) pretty girl

浓眉大眼 濃眉大眼 nong2 mei2 da4 yan3
thick eyebrows and big eyes

颦眉 顰眉 pin2 mei2
to knit one's brows; to frown

迫在眉睫 迫在眉睫 po4 zai4 mei2 jie2
pressing in on one's eyelashes (idiom); imminent

齐眉 齊眉 qi2 mei2
mutual respect in marriage; abbr. of idiom 舉案齊眉|举案齐眉

齐眉穗儿 齊眉穗兒 qi2 mei2 sui4 er5
bangs (hair)

燃眉 燃眉 ran2 mei2
to burn one's eyebrows; fig. desperately serious situation

燃眉之急 燃眉之急 ran2 mei2 zhi1 ji2
lit. the fire burns one's eyebrows (idiom); fig. desperate situation; extreme emergency

三道眉草鹀 三道眉草鵐 san1 dao4 mei2 cao3 wu2
(bird species of China) meadow bunting (Emberiza cioides)

书眉 書眉 shu1 mei2
header; top margin on a page

台湾画眉 臺灣畫眉 tai2 wan1 hua4 mei2
(bird species of China) Taiwan hwamei (Garrulax taewanus)

喜山白眉朱雀 喜山白眉朱雀 xi3 shan1 bai2 mei2 zhu1 que4
(bird species of China) Himalayan white-browed rosefinch (Carpodacus thura)

喜山红眉朱雀 喜山紅眉朱雀 xi3 shan1 hong2 mei2 zhu1 que4
(bird species of China) Himalayan beautiful rosefinch (Carpodacus pulcherrimus)

须眉 鬚眉 xu1 mei2
man or men (formal)

扬眉 揚眉 yang2 mei2
to raise eyebrows

有眉目 有眉目 you3 mei2 mu4
to begin to take shape; to be about to materialize

贼眉鼠眼 賊眉鼠眼 zei2 mei2 shu3 yan3
shifty-eyed; crafty-looking (idiom)

贼眉贼眼 賊眉賊眼 zei2 mei2 zei2 yan3
see 賊眉鼠眼|贼眉鼠眼

展眉 展眉 zhan3 mei2
to beam with joy; all smiles

直眉瞪眼 直眉瞪眼 zhi2 mei2 deng4 yan3
to stare angrily or vacantly

皱眉 皺眉 zhou4 mei2
to frown; to knit one's brow

皱眉头 皺眉頭 zhou4 mei2 tou2
to scowl; to knit the brows

紫芝眉宇 紫芝眉宇 zi3 zhi1 mei2 yu3
your appearance (honorific)

棕眉柳莺 棕眉柳鶯 zong1 mei2 liu3 ying1
(bird species of China) yellow-streaked warbler (Phylloscopus armandii)

棕眉山岩鹨 棕眉山岩鷚 zong1 mei2 shan1 yan2 liu4
(bird species of China) Siberian accentor (Prunella montanella)

做眉做眼 做眉做眼 zuo4 mei2 zuo4 yan3
to frown