Noun(1) a facial expression of contempt or scorn; the upper lip curls(2) a suggestive or sneering look or grin
Verb(1) look suggestively or obliquely; look or gaze with a sly, immodest, or malign expression
(1) He gives them with a sinister look or two with a leer on his face.(2) He's still staring at me avidly - it's almost a leer - and he's not an attractive sight.(3) It wasn't even a smile; it was more like a leer .(4) The group relaxed, and Jake grinned his wolflike leer again as he lined up his next shot.(5) He lit a cigarette and took a swig of the alcohol and grinned at me, a grin that was rapidly becoming a leer .(6) he gave me a sly leer(7) Kyle got up, and looked at Ginger with an unpleasant leer .(8) She grinned - it was more of a snarling leer - and shook her head a bit, drawing a crossbow from the packs on her stallion's rump.(9) But, said the leader of the environment committee with a smile that looked like a leer , nothing more could be done without a planning Inquiry and we would, of course, be allowed to make our objections then.(10) ├ö├ç├┐It was nice seeing you two,├ö├ç├û he said, glancing over at Keenan whose lips were curled in a sly leer .(11) He caught up to her, his face eased into its usual expression, which was something between a smirk and a leer .(12) All I could see was her smirk in my mind, the ever-present leer that had come to mean so much for me.(13) Lil is standing at the counter waiting to order, and in the background Paul is leering at her from the table he is sharing with David.(14) A group of men were standing on the balcony, leering at girls and making inappropriate comments.(15) Maybe older guys wouldn't be leering at the girls all the time if the girls actually looked their age.(16) Budd Schulberg, in a 1946 Saturday Evening Post article, leeringly called her a ├ö├ç├┐Nazi pinup girl.├ö├ç├û
1. lecherous look ::
2. lascivious look ::
3. ogle ::
4. the once-over ::
5. the eye ::
6. ogle ::
7. look lasciviously at ::
8. look suggestively at ::
9. eye ::
10. check out ::
Different Formsleer, leered, leering, leers, leery
Word Example from TV Shows
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Please, Leonard, don't LEER,
you have a girlfriend.
The Big Bang Theory Season 4, Episode 22
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