Definitions

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  • n. A sulky look.
  • n. A stare.
  • v. To sulk; to be sulky; to pout.
  • v. To stare; to stare gloatingly.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intransitive v. To pout; to look sullen.
  • transitive v. To view attentively; to gloat on; to stare at.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To gaze attentively; stare.
  • To pout; look sullen.
  • n. A sullen or sulky look or manner; a pout. [Obsolete or prov. Eng.]

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Examples

  • Maybe it is time to find out where a man who has less than two years in Congress and gets so much glout to run for President and become the Nominee for the Democratic Party which has stayed in office for more than 7 years and has done nothing to progress this country or bring it together.

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  • To say nothing of being the cause, that my mamma was in the glout with her poor daughter all the way.

    Clarissa Harlowe; or the history of a young lady — Volume 2

  • Now those good people that used to company with his wife began to be amazed and discouraged, also he would frown and glout [36] upon them as if he abhorred, the appearance of them, so that in little time he drove all good company from her, and made her sit solitary by herself.

    Works of John Bunyan — Volume 03

  • 28 _Peaching_. 4to 1698 weakly reads 'Preaching'.p. 201, l. 14 _glout_. 1724 'glour'.p. 202, l.

    The Works of Aphra Behn, Volume II

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  • to scowl, sulk, frown, glower

    October 9, 2007