black look


see under dirty look.

Words Nearby black look

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How to use black look in a sentence

  • The first was swarthy and long and lean, with an alert, black look, and a mole upon his cheek.

  • Sae it's a black look out, Oliver, but I dinna mind ane wee bit.

    The Yeoman Adventurer | George W. Gough
  • A black look came to Bart Hodge's face, and he half started up as Frank took the cigarette, acting as if he would utter a warning.

    Frank Merriwell's Chums | Burt L. Standish
  • The waiter seemed convinced that I could not deny it, and that it gave the case a black look.

    Great Expectations | Charles Dickens
  • He shot a black look at the younger man sitting beside him in his strange silence.

    The Squirrel-Cage | Dorothy Canfield