fleer

Primary Meanings of fleer

1.
n
someone who flees from an uncongenial situation
2.
vn
to smirk contemptuously
contempt expressed by mockery in looks or words
Full Definitions of fleer
1

n someone who flees from an uncongenial situation

Synonyms:
fugitive, runaway
Type of:
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul
a human being
2

v to smirk contemptuously

Type of:
simper, smirk
smile affectedly or derisively

n contempt expressed by mockery in looks or words

Type of:
contempt, scorn
open disrespect for a person or thing

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