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leer

leer - Dictionary definition and meaning for word leer

Definition
(noun) a facial expression of contempt or scorn; the upper lip curls
Synonyms : sneer

Definition
(noun) a suggestive or sneering look or grin
Definition
(verb) look suggestively or obliquely; look or gaze with a sly, immodest, or malign expression
Example Sentence
  • The men leered at the young women on the beach

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for leer

LEAVE HER don't LEER....she is a good girl
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by nileshdive

remember how bruce "LEE-r" grins...:O
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by jazzy

leer sounds like dear.and you never suspect your dear ones. so leer will be opposite of dear..
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by admireravi

You in general stand quite NEAR to one you are leering at.
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by eric0109

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