the stink eye

the stink eye

A facial expression of unreserved disgust, contempt, disapproval, distrust, or general ill will. Jonathan, I will not tolerate getting the stink eye from students during class. If you make that face at me again, you're going to the principal's office! Some guy across the bar has been giving me the stink eye since we came in. It must be something to do with my outfit.
See also: eye, stink
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Hernandez gave Paradis the stink eye as he walked past, apparently trying to stare him down.
That means if you're shopping for snacks in a Seahawks jersey, one out of every two people will be giving you the stink eye.
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But the singer's fans or those who just don't believe she gave Adele the stink eye are also posting their view of the situation on the Internet:
There's no zero-tolerance policy here for anyone who wants to give the stink eye to the way your friendly media outlets will cover the NBA this season.
Every week, he's smacking some local upside the head for encroaching on his wave, checking out his wife or just giving him the stink eye.
Referee Mark Wunderlich, who had just whistled Shaquille O'Neal for his third foul, looked at Nicholson as though he just special-ordered a chicken-salad sandwich when he came out of his seat and shot him the stink eye through his Ray Ban shades.
A Romany witch puts the stink eye on bank clerk Alison Lohman (above) in a Sam Raimi horror show that's a wittier response to financial meltdown than Wall Street 2 and both Sex And The City films.
A Romany witch puts the stink eye on bank loans clerk Alison Lohman in withering Sam Raimi horror that's a wittier response to financial meltdown than Wall Street 2 and both Sex And The City films.