A man wrinkling his forehead.
The part of your face above your eyebrows that hurts when you get a headache is an example of your forehead.
- the part of the face between the eyebrows and the line where the hair normally begins
- Old Poet. the front part of anything
Origin of foreheadMiddle English forhed ; from Old English forheafod: see fore- and amp; head
- The part of the face between the eyebrows, the normal hairline, and the temples.
- The front part of something.
Origin of foreheadMiddle English forhed, from Old English forh&emacron;afod : for-, fore- + h&emacron;afod, head; see head.
From Old English forhēafod, corresponding to fore- + head.