Definition of gurn verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

gurn

 verb
(also girn)verb
BrE BrE//ɡɜːn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɡɜːrn//
 
[intransitive](especially British English)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they gurn
BrE BrE//ɡɜːn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɡɜːrn//
 
he / she / it gurns
BrE BrE//ɡɜːnz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɡɜːrnz//
 
past simple gurned
BrE BrE//ɡɜːnd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɡɜːrnd//
 
past participle gurned
BrE BrE//ɡɜːnd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɡɜːrnd//
 
-ing form gurning
BrE BrE//ˈɡɜːnɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈɡɜːrnɪŋ//
 
Facial expressions
 
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to make a ridiculous or unpleasant face See related entries: Facial expressions Word Origin early 20th cent.: dialect variant of grin.