Askant - definition, transcription

Amer.  |əˈskænt|
Brit.  |əsˈkænt|

adjective

- (used especially of glances) directed to one side with or as if with doubt or suspicion or envy (syn: askance, asquint, sidelong, squint, squint-eyed, squinty)

Examples

...we looked askance at the dealer's assertion that the car had never been in an accident...

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