knit (one's) brow(s)

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knit (one's) brow(s)

To furrow one's brow, often due to worry or confusion. Whenever there was a problem, my dad would sit in his favorite chair, knit his brow for a while, and then announce that he had a plan. When I asked Bill about what happened, and he knit his brows, I knew I was about to hear some bad news.
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knit one's brow

to cause one's brow to wrinkle. Bob knitted his brow when he was confused. Jane knitted her brow because she was angry.
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knit your ˈbrows

frown (= move your eyebrows together), to show that you are thinking hard, feeling angry, etc: She knitted her brows, trying to think how she could have spent so much money in one week.
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But when it didn't, and instead continued to snowball, and it became that the honorable Lady Ombudsman herself had initiated the investigation, I could not help but knit my brows in disbelief, mutely remarking, 'What managerial indiscretion
From the standpoint of sheer logic and fair play, then, I could not but knit my brows, mumbling: What, for heaven's sake, has been keeping the high tribunal from resolving this controversy?