frown at (someone or something)

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frown at (someone or something)

To look at someone or something with displeasure. Ted frowned at me as though I was the one who'd made that callous remark. Sadie frowned at the math problem that was giving her trouble.
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frown at someone or something

to scowl at someone or something. Please don't frown at me. I didn't do anything. Frank frowned at the dog and gave it a kick.
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'People don't understand and frown at us sometimes.
They frown at us when we don't do enough, whereas at Wasps you'll get guys frowning when we do it too much.
But, what really annoys me is the fact that not only do the Welsh, Scots and Irish frown at us when we show national pride, our own local government back them up for fear of upsetting our neighbours or being seen as racist.