verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
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Origin of simper
OTHER WORDS FROM simpersim·per·er, nounsim·per·ing·ly, adverbun·sim·per·ing, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for simper
He simpered awhile and toyed with trivialities of speech before he gave utterance to the matter that absorbed him.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
Mr. Puffin turned pale, then he blushed to the roots of his hair; he sighed deeply, and then he simpered.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume II (of 3)|Charles James Wills
Clarice simpered and cast down her eyes, then cast a significant glance at the others.
She nodded mysteriously and simpered, and Sue flushed with delighted consequence.
Ching simpered when he discovered the truth of the matter, but had the good sense to mention his fears to our hero.The Hero of Panama|F. S. Brereton