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Jowl

Refers to the loose flesh, as that of a fat person, hanging from the lower cheek or the jaw

Mar 30, 2013 13:05 IST
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Jowl : Noun

Pronunciation: joul, johl

Difficulty Level: High

Meaning: Refers to the loose flesh, as that of a fat person, hanging from the lower cheek or the jaw.

Usage/Example

1. In this city, one can see plush office buildings cheek-by-jowl with large fetid slums.

2. An institution since 1941 serving imaginative French cuisine cheek-by-jowl with a one-of-a-kind oceanfront perch.

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