Definition of glowering:
sinister, off, black, threatening, turned, persistent, non-white, dark, darkly, sour, sorry, unyielding, disconsolate, coloured, harmful, injurious, perilous, obscure, dour, sullen, pertinacious, appealing, drear, curious, glum, ruinous, rancid, bleak, lowering, forbidding, dogged, brooding, saturnine, unsafe, dark-skinned, damaging, false, dingy, blue, beatific, dreary, bug-eyed, risky, hazardous, temperamental, tenacious, disastrous, heavy, drab, dismal, benighted, moody, ill-natured, off-key, dangerous, morose, absent.
- frowning (part of speech: verb)
sullen (part of speech: adjective)
After the preliminary glowering at each other, more Britannico, in the drawing- room, everybody regards it as a relief to be summoned to the repast, which, however, commences as chillily as the soup and as stolidly as the salmon.- "Facts About Champagne and Other Sparkling Wines", Henry Vizetelly.
- "Alice of Old Vincennes", Maurice Thompson.
- "The Major", Ralph Connor.