Part of speech:
To have a favorable, pleasing, or agreeable appearance
Stern or forbidding:
In an ill humor; bad-tempered; peevish
To reduce the height of
To be sulky
To grimace is defined as to make an unpleasant fact or twist up your facial features, often to indicate displeasure.
To stare fixedly and angrily.
To irritate; vex; annoy; worry
To disapprove is defined as to disagree with or be against something, or to express the fact that you are against something instead of in favor of it.
To fail to correspond:
To smile broadly as in amusement or pleasure, or, sometimes, in embarrassment
To feel or express derision or contempt; mock:
Encourage is defined as to give someone hope, confidence or support.
The definition of approve is to say you like something or you are alright with it happening.
Find another word for frowning. In this page you can discover 22 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for frowning, like: smiling, scowling, glowering, sulky, grim, irritable, lowering, louring, glooming, sulking and pouting.