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[gloot, glout]
verb (used without object) Archaic.
  1. to scowl or frown.
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Origin of glout

1400–50; late Middle English, of uncertain origin
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Examples from the Web for glout

Historical Examples of glout

  • Glout is an obsolete word signifying "to pout, to look sullen."

    An Apology for the Life of Mr. Colley Cibber, Volume I (of 2)

    Colley Cibber

  • To say nothing of being the cause, that my mamma was in the glout with her poor daughter all the way.

    Clarissa, Volume 2 (of 9)

    Samuel Richardson