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See definition of glowering on Dictionary.com
  • as indark
  • as inforbidding
  • as infrowning
  • as ingrim
  • as inmurky
  • as insullen
  • as inunhospitable

synonyms for glowering

  • ominous
  • forbidding
  • sulky
  • dour
  • frowning
  • glum
  • scowling
  • sullen
  • threatening

antonyms for glowering

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  • apparent
  • bright
  • brilliant
  • cheerful
  • distinct
  • encouraging
  • evident
  • good
  • happy
  • hopeful
  • illuminated
  • light
  • lucid
  • luminous
  • manifest
  • moral
  • plain
  • pleased
  • radiant
  • shining
  • visible
  • vivid
  • nice
  • agreeable
  • gentle
  • kind
  • approachable
  • friendly
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      How to use glowering in a sentence

      Clouds of haze moved around, and when the moon came up she seemed to be glowering from her shroud.
      THE CHEQUERSJAMES RUNCIMAN
      Grim and serious as it was, with June's cousin glowering at him, Hale could not help smiling.
      THE TRAIL OF THE LONESOME PINEJOHN FOX, JR.
      He might be glowering at the two of us out of yon whin-bush, and I wouldna wonder!
      THE WORKS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON - SWANSTON EDITION VOL. 10 (OF 25)ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
      And always there had been the glowering fires of a score of villages.
      THE ESCAPE OF A PRINCESS PATGEORGE PEARSON
      Wolf Paw stood glowering at White Bear, his eyes glazing, his breath coming in gasps.
      SHAMANROBERT SHEA
      He scowled at them; he even turned a glowering look on Captain Candage when he met the latter on the quarter-deck.
      BLOW THE MAN DOWNHOLMAN DAY
      Barney backed glowering to the door; and Old Jimmie, his gray face an expressionless mask, silently followed him out.
      CHILDREN OF THE WHIRLWINDLEROY SCOTT
      She feared that slow, glowering and dangerous man, whose every word came freighted with obscure and sinister meaning.
      WHERE THE PAVEMENT ENDSJOHN RUSSELL
      Larry, taut with the desire to strike, gazed for a moment into the glowering face of the detective.
      CHILDREN OF THE WHIRLWINDLEROY SCOTT
      He walked up and down from Daniel Boone to the mirror, glowering out from time to time at the rain.
      THE OPEN QUESTIONELIZABETH ROBINS
      SYNONYM OF THE DAY
      OCTOBER 26, 1985
      Choose the synonym for future
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      WORDS RELATED TO GLOWERING

      • dour
      • forbidding
      • frowning
      • glowering
      • glum
      • ominous
      • scowling
      • sulky
      • sullen
      • threatening
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