Thesaurus

moue

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of moue

a twisting of the facial features in disgust or disapproval
  • a moue of distaste at the display of bad manners

Synonyms for moue

Words Related to moue

Near Antonyms for moue

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about moue

Time Traveler for moue

Time Traveler

The first known use of moue was in 1849

See more words from the same year

Listen to Our Podcast about moue

Cite this Entry

“Moue.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/moue. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

More from Merriam-Webster on moue

Dictionary: Definition of moue

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with moue

Comments on moue

What made you want to look up moue? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Original Meanings Quiz

  • rembrandt painting a young scholar and his tutor
  • Which of the following is the earliest known sense of the word awe?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Citation

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!