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Askance

A`skance´
adv.1.Sideways; obliquely; with a side glance; with disdain, envy, or suspicion.
They dart away; they wheel askance.
- Beattie.
My palfrey eyed them askance.
- Landor.
Both . . . were viewed askance by authority.
- Gladstone.
v. t.1.To turn aside.
Adj.1.askance - (used especially of glances) directed to one side with or as if with doubt or suspicion or envy; "her eyes with their misted askance look"- Elizabeth Bowen; "sidelong glances"
Adv.1.askance - with suspicion or disapproval; "he looked askance at the offer"
2.askance - with a side or oblique glance; "did not quite turn all the way back but looked askance at me with her dark eyes"
aside, askant, askew, asquint, awry, broadside, broadside on, cam, captiously, censoriously, cock-a-hoop, cockeyed, crabwise, critically, crookedly, cynically, disapprovingly, distrustfully, doubtfully, doubtingly, edgeway, edgeways, edgewise, glancingly, laterad, laterally, on its side, on the beam, reproachfully, right and left, sideling, sidelong, sideward, sidewards, sideway, sideways, sidewise, sidling, skeptically, suspiciously, unfavorably
Translate Askance to German
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Asinine
Asininity
Asio
Asio otus
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Asiphonea
ASIS
Asitia
Ask
ask for
ask for it
ask for trouble
ask in
ask out
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ask round
-- Askance --
askant
Asker
Askew
Asking
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