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verb [intransitive] scowl pronunciation in American English /skaʊl/
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present tense
present participlescowling
past tensescowled
past participlescowled

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  1. to twist your face into an expression that shows you are angry
    Now stop scowling and smile!
    scowl at: She scowled furiously at his back as he walked away.

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his scowling face


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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