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Synonyms for frown

glare

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scowl

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frown on or upon something

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Synonyms for frown

to wrinkle one's brow, as in thought, puzzlement, or displeasure

frown on: to have or express an unfavorable opinion of

the act of wrinkling the brow, as in thought, puzzlement, or displeasure

Synonyms for frown

a facial expression of dislike or displeasure

look angry or sullen, wrinkle one's forehead, as if to signal disapproval

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If smiling can intensify feelings of pleasure and happiness and if frowning can amplify feelings of pain or sadness, we are clued into two simple ways of consciously acting to improve our emotional experience: smile more and frown less.
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It is hypothesized that the deliberate adoption of a smile increases the ratings of positive affect and lowers perceived exertion, whereas the deliberate adoption of a frown increases the ratings of negative affect and increases perceived exertion.
Gail's advice for anyone who doesn't like the idea of their computer sapping their looks is to try not to frown while looking at the screen and to take breaks.
Havas hypothesizes that Botox-induced paralysis of the frown muscle, which runs across the forehead and pulls the eyebrows inward and down, may gradually weaken brain circuits that coordinate negative emotions.
To test how blocking a frown might affect comprehension of language related to emotions, researchers at the University of Wisconsin--Madison asked patients of cosmetic surgery to read written statements that were angry or happy.
And when they discover a fish with a giant frown on his face, they try all sorts of ways to cheer him up.
According to an amusing little study, by paralysing the frown muscles that ordinarily are engaged when we feel angry, Botox short-circuits the emotion itself.
Alaiah is a tourist in Amman who says that though Jordanians are commonly nice and very hospitable they tend to frown in many cases and places, Aonot neutral, just very rigidly glaringAo.
Printed with a miserable frown, Whinging Pom Eggs are the brainchild of one of Australia's largest egg brands, Sunny Queen Farms.
Previous studies have suggested the use of BTX as therapy for the reduction of hyperactive facial lines after its successful use for blepharospasm [3,4], Our purpose was to evaluate, in a double-blind, placebo-controlled study, the efficacy of BTX in reducing glabellar frown lines.
It takes more muscles to frown than it does to smile, so why frown?
Botox is the most effective way to eliminate frown lines, wrinkling of the forehead or crows feet around the eyes," says Rebecca Johnson, of Transform.
I tried to get him to frown and this is what happened (see photo).
It's made from seaweed and daffodil bulbs and is claimed to tighten the pores and reduce frown lines.