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noun as in frown

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verb as in frown

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Dream is something of a straight man amid so much weirdness, but Sturridge possesses just the right combination of baby face and scowl.

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She transformed her scowl into a tight smile and began serving dinner to her guests.

Clint Dempsey stalked off the field with a scowl on his face.

The familiar savage scowl has been replaced by a cheery grin.

Dan's jaws came together with a snap and a dark scowl came over his face.

Look at him, how he scowls at you on your entering an inn-room; think how you scowl yourself to meet his scowl.

Two of the house-carles led him up, and his face had as black a scowl on it as I had ever seen, and he looked sullenly at us.

The juragan watched him suspiciously while the Dyak talked, but gradually his scowl faded.

Hall leaned over a little, putting out his hand in a warning gesture, drawing his dark brows in a scowl.


On this page you'll find 33 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to scowl, such as: grimace, glower, black look, dirty look, and evil eye.

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