Translation of cheekbone in Spanish:

cheekbone

pómulo, n.

Pronunciation /ˈtʃikˌboʊn//ˈtʃiːkbəʊn/

noun

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    pómulo masculine
    • She had waist length brown hair, with hazel eyes, high cheekbones and a fair complexion.
    • They'd also left two gouges running diagonally across the cheekbone down to the jaw.
    • Her face was angular, emaciated - the cheekbones standing out and the eyes sunken in, with no healthy rose to the skin.
    • He had sharp features, with very high definition cheekbones and a sharply defined chin.
    • His head was bent over his knees, tufts of pale hair falling over his cheekbones and forehead.
    • Maybe it would make his cheekbones look sunken and athletic and sexy.
    • His dark eyes were quite sunken into his skull, making his high cheekbones very prominent.
    • She looked down at his sleeping face, the dark eyelashes that fanned his high cheekbones.
    • She slipped and fell while she was out shopping, and has fractured her cheekbone, and a bone in her upper arm.
    • She sketched the lines of his cheekbones and carefully shaded in the delicate curve of his upper lip.
    • His chin was not as defined, but he sported a scar across one eyebrow which looked good against his high cheekbones.
    • He raised his head slightly, his black hair limp across his cheekbones and the nape of his neck low.
    • He had good cheekbones and damn near perfect bone structure with a good strong jaw.
    • She looked thinner than before - her eye sockets were more pronounced, as were her cheekbones.
    • My cheekbones had no striking sculpture or grace, and my jaw-line no particular character.
    • With his soft grey eyes, enviable cheekbones and hair that tousles endearingly at the merest touch, he has all the makings of a teen idol.
    • On the other hand, I think my eyes are quite pretty and that I have good cheekbones.
    • He was thinner, too, his cheekbones jutting out sharply from the hollows of his cheeks.
    • A vertical line ran down from just above his eyebrow to the bottom of his cheekbone.
    • I quickly regained my footing and rubbed at the sore spot just below my cheekbone.