hangdog


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  • adj

Synonyms for hangdog

Synonyms for hangdog

showing a sense of guilt

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frightened into submission or compliance

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THE romance between actress Anna Friel and her hangdog boyfriend David Thewlis isn't all hearts and roses.
Macy's own face, with its hangdog stillness, is the perfect instrument for expressing Alex's confusion in the minimal but dead-serious way that a man trained to repress feelings his whole life would.
Svelte arrangements, Pierce's siren cry and Levy's hangdog delivery maintain a balance between the romantic and the lovelorn.
With new employer Jonjo O'Neill managing just a single runner since Christmas, McCoy has been wearing a hangdog expession for weeks, but it all changed in the Sandown sunshine.
Yesterday, the party's deputy leader looked as if she was doing a Max Bygraves impersonation with her hands falling limp and a hangdog face that showed the misery of the Scottish summer.
With droopy eyes and face and a hangdog expression, Harlan matches the features of Hubert.
The casting, too, features ``F&G'' alumni: Seth Rogen, one of the background freaks in the earlier series, takes center stage in ``Undeclared'' as Ron, a hangdog yet ambitious business major with a sense of humor as dry as a keg after a floor party; he also, at age 19, serves as a writer on the series.
CLOSE YOUR EYES AND MAKE A WISH: The ``boy'' Parks; knows what he wants - a snack before the second half; HOW APOUT IT BOBBY: Plymouth's charge up the; league will have Williamson laughing; IT'S A DOGGONE SHAME: There'll be no relief for hangdog Hearts chief Chris Robinson; NEXT BEGG THING: Hunky; Ally, far left,will turn the burds on to Setanta.
But only Baywatch star Carmen could wipe out his hangdog expression.
No-one can play a shambolic, harassed, hangdog Scouser quite like our Ricky.
All the stereotypes were there - the maverick detective who ignores the rules to get results, the strait-laced young sidekick who plays it strictly by the book, the hangdog desk sergeant with a deadpan sense of humour, the wide-eyed rookie with a lot to learn, the bed-hopping PC whose truncheon is rarely in his trousers.
The character, with its hangdog expression and 'Oh yes
Murray uses his sad, hangdog face to good comic effect and Wilson eases into the role of his straight man.
Jean Reno, the hangdog tough guy familiar from a lot of dumb Luc Besson projects and some good movies too, is the scraggly, stubbled, exhausted Felix.
Meeting a miserablist, says the current Mrs G, would be like me standing in front of a mirror, my fissog showing evidence of its famous hangdog expression.