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glowering


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Glower  \Glow"er\,  v.  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Glowered};  p.  pr  &  vb 
  n.  {Glowering}.]  [Cf.  {Gloar}.] 
  to  look  intently;  to  stare  angrily  or  with  a  scowl. 
  --Thackeray. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  glowering 
  adj  :  showing  a  brooding  ill  humor;  "a  dark  scowl";  "the 
  proverbially  dour  New  England  Puritan";  "a  glum, 
  hopeless  shrug";  "he  sat  in  moody  silence";  "a  morose 
  and  unsociable  manner";  "a  saturnine,  almost 
  misanthropic  young  genius"-  Bruce  Bliven;  "a  sour 
  temper";  "a  sullen  crowd"  [syn:  {dark},  {dour},  {glum}, 
  {moody},  {morose},  {saturnine},  {sour},  {sullen}] 




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