Meaning of GLOWER in English


I. ˈglau̇(-ə)r, ÷ˈglō(-ə)r intransitive verb

Etymology: Middle English (Scots) glowren; akin to Middle Low German glūren to be overcast, Middle Dutch gloeren to leer

Date: 15th century

: to look or stare with sullen annoyance or anger

II. noun

Date: 1715

: a sullen brooding look of annoyance or anger

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