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Wordnet 3.0

ADJECTIVE (1)

1. showing a brooding ill humor;
- Example: "a dark scowl"
- Example: "the proverbially dour New England Puritan"
- Example: "a glum, hopeless shrug"
- Example: "he sat in moody silence"
- Example: "a morose and unsociable manner"
- Example: "a saturnine, almost misanthropic young genius"- Bruce Bliven
- Example: "a sour temper"
- Example: "a sullen crowd"
[syn: dark, dour, glowering, glum, moody, morose, saturnine, sour, sullen]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

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. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

glowering \glowering\ adj. having a cheerless aspect or disposition. Syn: dour, glum, moody, morose, saturnine, sour, sullen. [WordNet 1.5]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

glowering adj 1: 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, glowering, glum, moody, morose, saturnine, sour, sullen]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

24 Moby Thesaurus words for "glowering": beetle-browed, black, black-browed, dark, dejected, dour, dumpish, frowning, glum, grim, grum, lowering, melancholy, moodish, moody, mopey, moping, mopish, morose, mumpish, scowling, sulky, sullen, surly