unsmiling

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adjective un·smil·ing \ˌən-ˈsmī-liŋ\

Definition of unsmiling

  1. :  not smiling or tending to smile :  marked by a somber or serious expression or attitude <a stern, unsmiling teacher>

unsmilingly

adverb <His views were unsmilingly stated, implacably held, and amenable to no reasonable argument. — Simon Winchester>

1826

First Known Use of unsmiling

1826


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