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English definition of “frown”

frown

verb [I]     /fraʊn/
to make your face show that you are annoyed or worried by moving your eyebrows (= lines of hair above your eyes): She frowned when I mentioned his name.Grimacing and frowning
(Definition of frown verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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