Flown vs Scowl - What's the difference?

flown | scowl |


As verbs the difference between flown and scowl

is that flown is while scowl is to wrinkle the brows, as in frowning or displeasure; to put on a frowning look; to look sour, sullen, severe, or angry.

As a noun scowl is

the wrinkling of the brows or face in frowning; the expression of displeasure, sullenness, or discontent in the countenance; an angry frown.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

flown

English

scowl

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • The wrinkling of the brows or face in frowning; the expression of displeasure, sullenness, or discontent in the countenance; an angry frown.
  • Hence, gloom; dark or threatening aspect.
  • Derived terms

    * (l), (l)

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • To wrinkle the brows, as in frowning or displeasure; to put on a frowning look; to look sour, sullen, severe, or angry.
  • * Spenser
  • She scowled and frowned with froward countenance.
  • (by extension) To look gloomy, dark, or threatening; to lower.
  • * Thomson
  • The scowling heavens.
  • To look at or repel with a scowl or a frown.
  • to scowl a rival into submission
  • To express by a scowl.
  • to scowl defiance

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