look/shoot/stare daggers at

idiom

: to look at (someone) in an angry way
They looked daggers at each other across the table.

Examples of look/shoot/stare daggers at in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Even the overly friendly Black cafeteria server seems to look daggers at Jasmine. Richard Brody, The New Yorker, 14 Mar. 2022

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Dictionary Entries Near look/shoot/stare daggers at

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look/shoot/stare daggers at

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“Look/shoot/stare daggers at.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/look%2Fshoot%2Fstare%20daggers%20at. Accessed 25 May. 2024.

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