Definition of Frowning. Meaning of Frowning. Synonyms of Frowning

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Definition of Frowning

Frowning
Frown Frown, v. i. [imp. &, p. p. Frowned; p. pr. & vb. n. Frowning.] [OF. froignier, F. frogner, in se refrogner, se renfrogner, to knit the brow, to frown; perh. of Teutonic origin; cf. It. in frigno wrinkled, frowning, Prov. It. frignare to cringe the face, to make a wry face, dial. Sw. fryna to make a wry face,] 1. To contract the brow in displeasure, severity, or sternness; to scowl; to put on a stern, grim, or surly look. The frowning wrinkle of her brow. --Shak. 2. To manifest displeasure or disapprobation; to look with disfavor or threateningly; to lower; as, polite society frowns upon rudeness. The sky doth frown and lower upon our army. --Shak.

Meaning of Frowning from wikipedia

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- depressor anguli oris (triangularis) is a facial muscle ****ociated with frowning. It originates from the mandible and inserts into the angle of the mouth...
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