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
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.
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.
In the center of the lower lip, blend it before adding gloss to give your lips a pouty look.
Creamy and incredibly pigmented, BareMinerals' new lipstick range makes lips look full and pouty thanks to the high shine — but not glossy — finish.
Time After Time’*s H.G. Wells and Jack the Ripper (played with considerably less sizzle by Malcolm McDowell and David Warner in the original 1979 film) get a youthful, pouty upgrade in the form of Freddie Stroma (UnREAL) and Josh Bowman (Revenge).
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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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