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pout

noun

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pout

verb

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1 to extend outward beyond a usual point
  • her lips pouted as she glared at him silently

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2 to silently go about in a bad mood
  • pouted and didn't say a word to anyone all morning

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

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“Pout.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pout. Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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