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See definition of pouting on Dictionary.com
  • as inpetulant
  • as insulky
  • as insullen

synonyms for pouting

  • cranky
  • fractious
  • impatient
  • irritable
  • perverse
  • sullen
  • testy
  • whiny
  • bad-tempered
  • captious
  • caviling
  • complaining
  • cross
  • crybaby
  • displeased
  • fault-finding
  • fretful
  • grouchy
  • grumbling
  • huffy
  • ill-humored
  • mean
  • peevish
  • querulous
  • snappish
  • sour
  • sulky
  • touchy
  • ungracious
  • uptight
  • waspish
  • whining
  • brooding
  • mean
  • moody
  • sour
  • cheerless
  • crabby
  • depressed
  • dismal
  • dour
  • fretful
  • frowning
  • gloomy
  • glum
  • gruff
  • grumpy
  • ill-humored
  • irritable
  • moping
  • morose
  • obstinate
  • ornery
  • pouty
  • sourpussed
  • sulking
  • withdrawn

antonyms for pouting

MOST RELEVANT
  • agreeable
  • cheerful
  • happy
  • nice
  • patient
  • willing
  • good-natured
  • pleasant
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How to use pouting in a sentence

Both jewel-laden arms about his neck, Suzanne kissed him, her red lips pouting warmly upon his.
THE MEDICI BOOTSPEARL NORTON SWET
She had the heavy, slightly pendent lower lip that goes with much pouting.
THE WINNING CLUEJAMES HAY, JR.
One of these very smartly clad in blue, received him with looks half gay, half pouting, and with a storm of talk.
RED PEPPER BURNSGRACE S. RICHMOND
She challenged his flattery in her pouting self-depreciation.
WAYSIDE COURTSHIPSHAMLIN GARLAND
Seeing her betters disagree, little Fly had taken her turn at pouting.
PRUDY KEEPING HOUSESOPHIE MAY
Pouting now, almost in tears, she was on the verge of giving up.
A WORLD CALLED CRIMSONDARIUS JOHN GRANGER
At this he began to grumble, pouting that he couldn't be in the rush if one should come; but the Major stormed at him.
AN ARKANSAS PLANTEROPIE PERCIVAL READ
Indiana, pouting her beautiful under lip, and scornfully passing Edgar, complied.
CAMILLAFANNY BURNEY
Sally Ann had been pouting ever since Jake went to jail for the loss of her setting hen and the chicks.
THE BROKEN SWORDDENNISON WORTHINGTON
And the young engineer kissed the pouting lips with an earnestness which admitted of no teasing doubts.
AND SO THEY WERE MARRIEDFLORENCE MORSE KINGSLEY
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