how to pronounce askance

əskæns

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An example use of askance in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… of my colleagues looked askance and …”

meanings of askance

adverb:

  1. Sideways; obliquely.
  2. With disapproval, skepticism, or suspicion.

verb:

  1. To turn (one's eye or gaze) to the side.
  2. To look at (someone or something) with a sideways glance.

adjective:

  1. Turned to the side, especially of the eyes.

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