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look askance

SEE DEFINITION OF look askance
  • as insquint
  • as incensure
  • as incomplain

Synonyms for look askance

  • peek
  • peep
  • look
  • squinch
  • cock the eye
  • look cross-eyed
  • screw up eyes
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Antonyms for look askance

  • open
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR LOOK ASKANCE

There was no narrow exclusiveness about this place, no one could look askance at her here.

Dialstone Lane was at first disposed to look askance at Mr. Tasker.

I think the blouses must look askance at these satraps of the desert.

The other Nambūtiris look askance at these, and neither marry nor dine with them.

The villagers of Bere look askance upon the dwellers on this eyrie.

Why, then, should he look askance at my book, which is no more than memories of my spring days?

I am not quarrelsome; but when a man seems to look askance at me, that irritates me.

Mrs. Brackett must have seen Kennedy and me exchange a look askance at the name.

No one could look askance at poor Ralph Dacre's young widow.

Only at rare times he got a look askance, which did not seem to bode any good.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR LOOK ASKANCE

censure

verbcondemn; criticize severely
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