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frown

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a twisting of the facial features in disgust or disapproval
  • it was clear from the frown on the CEO's face that sales were headed in the wrong direction

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frown

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of frown (Entry 2 of 2)

to look with anger or disapproval
  • the boss just stood there and frowned at his assistant who, once again, was in trouble

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The first known use of frown was in the 14th century

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frowardness

frown

frown (at or on)

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“Frown.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/frown. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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