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a curl of your lip

a movement of your top lip upwards at one side in a way that shows that you are annoyed, bored, or do not respect someone

a light in someone’s eyes

a particular feeling that someone’s eyes seem to express

countenance

noun

literary your face, or the expression on your face

expression

noun

a look on someone’s face that shows what their thoughts or feelings are

eye

noun

used for talking about the expression on someone’s face

face

noun

the expression on someone’s face, that shows how they are feeling

frown

noun

an expression on your face made by moving your eyebrows down and closer together that shows you are annoyed, worried, or thinking hard

glare

noun

an angry look

grimace

noun

an ugly expression that you make by twisting your face, for example because you are in pain or do not like something

long face

noun

informal a sad, disappointed, or serious expression on someone’s face

look

noun

an expression that you have on your face or in your eyes

mask

noun

an expression on someone’s face that hides their true feelings, thoughts, or character

mien

noun

very formal the usual expression on someone’s face, or their usual way of behaving

resting bitch face

noun

informal humorous an expression seen as bad-tempered or unfriendly that a woman has when she is relaxed and not thinking about how she is perceived

scowl

noun

an angry expression on someone’s face

wink

noun

the action of quickly closing and opening one eye as a sign to someone

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hygge

a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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sofar

a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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