Definition of "epicanthic" [epicanthic]

  • That partially covers the inner angle of the eye (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "epicanthic" in a sentence
  • "It was ironically oblique, a rebuke to bigotry referring to how bigots tend to seize upon visual cues to set their targets apart whether valid or not: a Jewish nose, dark skin, epicanthic folds, a limp wrist, etc."
  • "Otherwise, don't expect to see dark skin or epicanthic folds on the leads unless the actors playing them are superstars like Denzel Washington whose star power transcends their race."
  • "He leaned toward her, laughing, a male version of her beauty — dark hair, faint epicanthic folds of the eyelids, golden skin."