verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
Origin of scowl
Examples from the Web for scowling
Gil turned and saw Muhammad Ali stride out of the stage entrance, smiling and scowling at the same time.‘The Prince of Chocolate City’: When Gil Scott-Heron Became A Music Icon|Marcus Baram|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I love the rainy windy days of fall when thousands of crows populate the near landscape, cawing and scowling.
"He hovers over the proceedings like a scowling ghost," wrote Luke Harding, a correspondent for the Guardian.Oligarch v. Oligarch: London's Courts Attract Litigious Tycoons|Mike Giglio|July 23, 2012|DAILY BEAST
It was like the whole world was scowling at her, not just Grandma.
A moment later I saw my scowling taxi driver darting toward the ticket booth with a companion, a portly man in a checked shirt.
His dark, scowling face and lean body still bore a military air.Police Your Planet|Lester del Rey
"Oh, of course I'm going through with it," scowling and blinking through his eye-glasses.
“I want to hear some more of your experiences,” and she went on to meet the scowling Belle at the door of the reception parlor.The Girl from Sunset Ranch|Amy Bell Marlowe
One man seemed very sour and came in scowling and sat down without saying hello to anybody.Princeton Stories|Jesse Lynch Williams
The Senorita Windham had granted him a dance despite her brother's scowling disapproval.Port O' Gold|Louis John Stellman