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To make a particular facial expression - synonyms or related words

bug out

if someone’s eyes bug out, they open very wide, for example because the person is shocked by something



to move your eyebrows down and closer together because you are annoyed, worried, or thinking hard



if your brow furrows, or if you furrow it, deep lines appear on your forehead, for example because you are concentrating or worrying



to look at someone or something in a very angry way



to look angrily at someone



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



to put your chin or lip further forward than normal because you are determined or angry


another spelling of lower



literary to look angrily at someone



to show that you are angry or annoyed by pushing out your lips, especially your lower lip



to push out your lips in order to look more sexually attractive



to twist your face into an expression that shows you are angry

screw up

if you screw up your face, you pull your forehead down and push your mouth and nose up, usually to show that you dislike something



if your face or a part of it sets into a particular expression, or if you set it into a particular expression, you have that expression on your face



to show that you are angry about being treated badly by looking unhappy and not talking to anyone



to react to something with a sudden expression on your face that shows you are embarrassed or feel pain



to quickly close and open one eye as a sign to someone, for example a sign that what you have just said is a joke or a secret



to move part of your face, especially your nose, so that small lines appear on it

curl your lip

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

give someone a dirty look

to look at someone in a way that shows that you are angry with them or do not like them

knit your brows/eyebrows

to move your eyebrows close together in an expression that shows you are feeling worried or serious, or are thinking carefully about something

look askance (at someone/something)

to show that you do not approve of someone or something or that you do not feel certain about them

purse your lips

to press your lips together and outwards because you are angry or are thinking

raise your eyebrows

to make your eyebrows go higher, for example because you are surprised

roll your eyes

to move your eyes upwards or round in a circle, usually to show that you are annoyed or impatient

have a face like thunder/look like thunder

to look very angry

make/pull a face

to put a silly or rude expression on your face, or an expression that shows you dislike someone or something

suck your teeth

to pull your lips together when you are thinking about something or feel doubt about it


gig economy

an employment concept in which people are paid for each specific, short-term task that they do and don't have conventional contracts of employment

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fake news

a sensational piece of news which does not map to reality, created to attract attention or damage somebody's reputation

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