Definition of Pouting

1. n. Childish sullenness.



Definition of Pouting

1. Verb. (present participle of pout) ¹

2. Noun. An expression or motion that pouts; a pout. ¹

3. Noun. A fish in the cod family (''Gadidae''), ''Trisopterus luscus'' ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Pouting

1. pout [v] - See also: pout

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pouting

poustinik
pout
pouted
pouter
pouter pigeon
pouters
poutful
pouther
pouthered
pouthers
poutier
poutiest
poutily
poutine
poutines
pouting (current term)
poutingly
poutings
pouts
pouty
povert
poverties
poverty
poverty-stricken
poverty level
poverty line
poverty lines
poverty trap
povidone

Literary usage of Pouting

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1. The Expression of the Emotions in Man and Animals by Charles Darwin (1913)
"... or disagreeable—Abstracted meditation—Ill-temper—Moroseness—Obstinacy—Sulkiness and pouting—Decision or determination—The firm closure of the month. ..."

2. A Treatise on the Diseases of Females by William Dewees (1854)
"pouting out of the Navel. pouting out of the navel, if it takes place, only proves that there is something behind, which makes it protrude; ..."

3. Obstetrics: the science and the art by Charles Delucena Meigs (1852)
"pouting of the navel.—The navel in the non-gravid woman is a deep ... A pouting of the navel is, therefore, one of the consequences and signs of a pregnancy ..."

4. The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine by Charles Fenno Hoffman, Timothy Flint, Lewis Gaylord Clark, Kinahan Cornwallis, John Holmes Agnew (1836)
"... laughing witch of a creature in my arms, I imprinted on her glowing"T?heek, and then on her pouting lips, kisses — that I fear may have burned her, ..."

5. The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine by Charles Fenno Hoffman, Timothy Flint, Lewis Gaylord Clark, Kinahan Cornwallis, John Holmes Agnew (1836)
"... laughing witch of a creature in my arms, I imprinted on her glowing cheek, and then on her pouting lips, kisses — that I fear may have burned her, ..."

6. The Medical and Surgical Reporter (1890)
"... inn of the internal os of the cervix, and also of the cervical canal, with pouting and œdema of the os ..."

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