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Frowned Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Frown \Frown\, v. i. [imp. &, p. p. Frowned; p. pr. & vb. n. Frowning.] [OF. froignier, F. frogner, in se refrogner, se renfrogner, to knit the brow, to frown; perh. of Teutonic origin; cf. It. in frigno wrinkled, frowning, Prov. It. frignare to cringe the face, to make a wry face, dial. Sw. fryna to make a wry face,]
  1. To contract the brow in displeasure, severity, or sternness; to scowl; to put on a stern, grim, or surly look. The frowning wrinkle of her brow. --Shak.
  2. To manifest displeasure or disapprobation; to look with disfavor or threateningly; to lower; as, polite society frowns upon rudeness. The sky doth frown and lower upon our army. --Shak.
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  • 'I am not in London begging for money' - Bismarkthejoke
    Ghanaian promising actor, Bismark Odoi, has frowned on reports making round in Ghana that he was begging on the street of London on a news carried on an edition of UTV's Entertainment News few days ago. Read more on this news related to 'Frowned'
  • Book Review: Migration Revolution
    Migration has been both favored and frowned upon in the Philippines. It was preferred when the Filipinos got to realize what their nationalistic forefathers would rather think. Then it wasn’t when Flor Contemplacion, a domestic helper in Singapore, was executed there last March 17, 1995. In the book Migration Revolution, Filomeno V. Aguilar Jr., professor and d Read more on this news related to 'Frowned'
  • Book review: ‘Migration Revolution’ a look into migration’s effect on PHL society
    Migration has been both favored and frowned upon in the Philippines. It was preferred when the Filipinos got to realize what their nationalistic forefathers would rather think. Then it wasn’t when Flor Contemplacion, a domestic helper in Singapore, was executed there last March 17, 1995. In the book Migration Revolution, Filomeno V. Aguilar Jr., professor and d Read more on this news related to 'Frowned'

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