Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Leer

leer [ leer ]
 noun ]
 MEANING :
 a sidelong look that indicates sly and malicious intent
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 The young girl wearing a micro-mini dress and walking with a provocative gait made onlookers leer.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 Most impressively, he won a role of a lifetime as The Joker, complete with a lipstick-smeared leer, in The Dark Knight, this summer's highly anticipated follow-up to 2005's Batman Begins.