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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Contempt expressed by mockery in looks or words; Someone who runs from an uncongenial situation v. - To smirk contemptuously.

Usage examples (35)
  • There is another word, "fleer," which sounds like a portmanteau of flinch and sneer but isn't.
  • Sims had a derisive smile, a fleer, and it grew meaner by the second.
  • M. D .... first deep-space assignment as Starfleet junior medical of fleer in
  • The reader who studies every line should not fleer at him who studies not at all. for more
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