looked surly

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  • The man gave him a nod, and by the light of the fire his face looked surly. Cited from First in the Field, by George Manville Fenn
  • He still looked surly from the blow I had dealt him. Cited from Atlantida, by Pierre Benoit
  • He sat by the side of the wigwam, and looked surly and sad, but kept quiet. Cited from Algonquin Legends of New England, C. G. Leland
  • Broussard said no more, but looked surly and ill pleased. Cited from The Black Wolf's Breed, by Harris Dickson
  • The man looked surly, but one look at the determined boy and the eager jaws of the dog set him slouching away. Cited from The Blue Envelope, by Roy J. Snell
  • The priest, who looked surly, stood waiting in the wind; some sextons were there with their shovels. Cited from His Masterpiece, by Emile Zola
  • It looked surly and elderly, and, as though out of respect for its repose, not a sound was audible. Cited from The Chorus Girl and Other Stories, by Anton Chekhov
  • Crittenden laughed, and took off his hat very politely when they met the buggy, but Wharton looked surly. Cited from Crittenden, by John Fox, Jr.
  • Joys which had smiled had fled into the far distance, and now looked surly enough; all pleasures were unhorsed, and hope was down. Cited from Stories by American Authors, Volume 1, by Various
  • But the boy looked surly and would not answer to the signal: he drew down his black swarthy brows, looking eagerly and fiercely from behind their bushy curtains. Cited from Traditions of Lancashire, Volume 1 (of 2), by John Roby
  • He did observe one fellow whose neck seemed as large as his own, but the man looked surly and not too cleanly, and Kirk was not yet desperate enough to bring himself to the point of approaching such a fellow for such a favor. Cited from The Ne'er-Do-Well, by Rex Beach
  • He wore a pink shirt with studs and a pair of carpet slippers, and around his neck a lot of glass pendants from a chandelier, and he looked surly and sleepy. Cited from The Belted Seas, by Arthur Colton
  • The Spaniard looked surly, then he pointed to the road ahead, and indicated that it bent round the next spur of the hill, and made a detour in the direction in which Hawtry indicated that Gibraltar must lie. Cited from Jack Archer, by G. A. Henty
  • Those who lounged in their doorways looked surly and suspicious; nor is this much to be wondered at, for during the last two days every domicile has been searched in this Quarter from attic to cellar, and every street swarms with denouncers and soldiers. Cited from The Insurrection in Paris, by An Englishman: Davy