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unsmiling

adjective uk   /ʌnˈsmaɪ.lɪŋ/ us  
not smiling: Cabinet members were tight-lipped and unsmiling as they emerged from Downing Street.
Translations of “unsmiling”
in Chinese (Traditional) 不笑的,無笑容的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 不笑的,无笑容的…
(Definition of unsmiling from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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