verb (used without object)
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Origin of leer1
OTHER WORDS FROM leerleer·ing·ly, adverb
Words nearby leer
Definition for leers (2 of 2)
Example sentences from the Web for leers
What do I care for public opinion, for gossip, for their leers and whispers?The Winning Clue|James Hay, Jr.
There were squints, and leers, and some dull, ox-like stares from those who were too dull or too weary to converse.Sister Carrie|Theodore Dreiser
With smirkings and grimacings and leers that started his shudders afresh, she told him all.The Strange Adventures of Mr. Middleton|Wardon Allan Curtis
And as for our worst, when we as we say let ourselves go, we dirty the life-force unspeakably, with chuckles and leers.This Simian World|Clarence Day
Drawing a stool toward the table, he perches himself thereon and leers across at the two sneak thieves.Dangerous Ground|Lawrence L. Lynch