Examples of pouty in a Sentence
we could tell from the way she turned pouty that she'd lost the tennis match
Recent Examples of pouty from the Web
There is none of the pouty celebrity I-would-rather-be-doing-anything-other-than-this monosyllabic slouch, nor is every answer punctuated with Sorry-I-have-to-take-this-call.
My lips were pouty, plump and red, and my hair was swept into an elegant chignon.
Her older sister Brielle, 20, also sports long, blonde locks and pouty lips.
The pouty kid who once resisted accepting a second-place trophy (until set straight by parental intercession) has always expected to win and has despised defeat despite golf’s long odds against prolonged domination.
The Preacher is Jesse (Dominic Cooper), a pouty ex-crook who aspires to serve God and can make others do his bidding.
In what is arguably amongst the hardest eyeshadow colors to pull off, Hadid seamlessly blended a wash of shimmering rose into the crease of her lid and tops of cheekbones, careful not to forget a dab on her pouty lips.
The pouty face makes people wonder if Cutler cares.
After Newton’s pouty press conference following the Super Bowl 50 loss, Rivera came to his defense by saying this is a different generation of athletes.
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First Known Use of pouty
Synonymsglum, mopey, pouting, sulky, sullen, surly
Related Wordsdour, gloomy, morose; choleric, crabby, cranky, cross, crotchety, grouchy, grumpy, irascible, irritable, peevish, perverse, pettish, petulant, prickly, quick-tempered, raspy, ratty, short-tempered, snappish, snappy, snarky, snippety, snippy, testy, waspish; brooding, moping; bearish, bilious, cantankerous, disagreeable, dyspeptic, ill-humored, ill-natured, ill-tempered, ornery; huffy, sensitive, temperamental, tetchy, thin-skinned, touchy
Near Antonymssociable; cheerful, cheery, gladsome, good-humored, good-natured, good-tempered, perky, sunny; carefree, easygoing, happy-go-lucky, relaxed
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