to have a stormy brow



Idiom Definition

"to have a stormy brow"

to show by facial expression that you are upset or angry

Idiom Definition - to have a stormy brow

 

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Idiom Scenario 1

Idiom Definition - to have a stormy brow

A classroom full of students was misbehaving when the teacher was absent.  The students were yelling and running and throwing wads of paper at each other.  When the teacher re-entered the room...

"He had a stormy brow."

The teacher was upset that the students had misbehaved in his absence.  He showed his anger with a facial expression.



Idiom Scenario 2

Idiom Definition - to have a stormy brow

Johnny is a 14 year old teenage boy.  His room is a mess.   His grades in school are terrible.  He talks rudely to his parents and teachers.  He never does any work around the house.  Johnny plays a lot of video games.  Johnny's mother finds Johnny in the kitchen making a terrible mess.  Johnny knows he is in trouble.  His mother is standing with her hands on her hips and...

she has a stormy brow.




to have a stormy brow - Usage:

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to have a stormy brow - Gerund Form:

Having a stormy brow can cause the skin between your eyebrows to wrinkle.


to have a stormy brow - Examples:

1)  I have a stormy brow when I am upset.

2)  He does not have a stormy brow when the students misbehave.

3)  Do we have stormy brows when we face the opposing team?

4)  Do you have a stormy brow when you are angry?

5)  You (all) have stormy brows when you (all) are frustrated.

6)  They have stormy brows when they lose a large wager.

7)  Does she have a stormy brow right now?

8)  She has had a stormy brow in the past.

9)  Has he had a stormy brow in the past?

10)  I have had a stormy brow since this morning.

11)  Have we had stormy brows since this morning?

12)  He had a stormy brow all day yesterday.

13)  Did you have a stormy brow yesterday?

14)  Had you had a stormy brow until yesterday after school?

15)  They had had stormy brows until yesterday after school.

16)  He had had a stormy brow all day yesterday until after class.

17)  Will you have a stormy brow later today?

18)  You are not going to have had a stormy brow all day tomorrow.

19)  Are you going to have had a stormy brow by the end of the day?

20)  They are going to have had stormy brows by the end of the day.