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

 

pout

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//paʊt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//paʊt//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they pout
BrE BrE//paʊt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//paʊt//
 
he / she / it pouts
BrE BrE//paʊts//
 
; NAmE NAmE//paʊts//
 
past simple pouted
BrE BrE//ˈpaʊtɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpaʊtɪd//
 
past participle pouted
BrE BrE//ˈpaʊtɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpaʊtɪd//
 
-ing form pouting
BrE BrE//ˈpaʊtɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpaʊtɪŋ//
 
 
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[intransitive, transitive] pout (something) | + speech if you pout, pout your lips or if your lips pout, you push out your lips, to show you are annoyed or to look sexually attractive He pouted angrily. Her lips pouted invitingly. models pouting their lips for the camera Word Origin Middle English (as a verb): perhaps from the base of Swedish dialect puta ‘be inflated’. Extra examplesHer lips pouted sulkily. She pouted prettily at him. ‘But you knew how I felt about him,’ she pouted. She pouted angrily. The young clerk pouted his lips as if he was going to object.

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