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glower

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verb glow·er \ˈglau̇(-ə)r, ÷ˈglō(-ə)r\

Simple Definition of glower

  • : to look at someone or something in an angry way

Full Definition of glower

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to look or stare with sullen annoyance or anger

Examples of glower

  1. The librarian glowered at us when she heard us laughing.

  2. <baseball fans glowering at their TVs as they watched their favorite team lose>



Origin of glower

Middle English (Scots) glowren; akin to Middle Low German glūren to be overcast, Middle Dutch gloeren to leer


First Known Use: 15th century


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glower

noun glow·er

Definition of glower

  1. :  a sullen brooding look of annoyance or anger



1715

First Known Use of glower

1715

Rhymes with glower


GLOWER Defined for Kids

glower

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verb glow·er \ˈglau̇-ər\

Definition of glower

glow·eredglow·er·ing

  1. :  to stare angrily :  scowl





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