leeringly
adverb see leer I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Leeringly — Leer ing*ly, adv. In a leering manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • leeringly — See leer. * * * …   Universalium

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  • leeringly — adv. with a sideways glance; slyly, maliciously; lasciviously …   English contemporary dictionary

  • leeringly — leer·ing·ly …   English syllables

  • leeringly — adverb see leering * * * leerˈingly adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑leer …   Useful english dictionary

  • leer — I. intransitive verb Etymology: probably from obsolete leer cheek Date: 1530 to cast a sidelong glance; especially to give a leer • leeringly adverb II. noun Date: 1598 a lascivious, knowing, or wanton look …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • leer — leer1 leeringly, adv. /lear/, v.i. 1. to look with a sideways or oblique glance, esp. suggestive of lascivious interest or sly and malicious intention: I can t concentrate with you leering at me. n. 2. a lascivious or sly look. [1520 30; perh. v …   Universalium

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