dict.org

The DICT Development Group


Search for:
Search type:
Database:

Database copyright information
Server information


8 definitions found
 for Pout
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Pout \Pout\ (p[=oo]t), n. [F. poulet. See Poult.]
     The young of some birds, as grouse; a young fowl. --Carew.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Pout \Pout\ (p[=oo]t), v. i.
     To shoot pouts. [Scot.]
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Pout \Pout\ (pout), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Pouted; p. pr. & vb.
     n. Pouting.] [OE. pouten, of uncertain origin; cf. Prov.
     pot lip, Prov. F. potte, faire la potte to pout, W. pwdu to
     pout, be sullen, poten, potten, a paunch, belly.]
     1. To thrust out the lips, as in sullenness or displeasure;
        hence, to look sullen.
        [1913 Webster]
  
              Thou poutest upon thy fortune and thy love. --Shak.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. To protrude. "Pouting lips." --Dryden.
        [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Pout \Pout\, n.
     A sullen protrusion of the lips; a fit of sullenness. "Jack's
     in the pouts." --J. & H. Smith.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Pout \Pout\, n. [Cf. Eelpout.] (Zool.)
     The European whiting pout or bib.
     [1913 Webster]
  
     Eel pout. (Zool.) See Eelpout.
  
     Horn pout, or Horned pout. (Zool.) See Bullhead
     (b) .
         [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Bib \Bib\, n. [From Bib, v., because the bib receives the
     drink that the child slavers from the mouth.]
     1. A small piece of cloth worn by children over the breast,
        to protect the clothes.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. (Zool.) An arctic fish ({Gadus luscus), allied to the
        cod; -- called also pout and whiting pout.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     3. A bibcock.
        [1913 Webster] Bib

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  pout
      n 1: a disdainful grimace [syn: pout, moue, wry face]
      2: marine eellike mostly bottom-dwelling fishes of northern seas
         [syn: eelpout, pout]
      3: catfish common in eastern United States [syn: horned pout,
         hornpout, pout, Ameiurus Melas]
      v 1: be in a huff and display one's displeasure; "She is pouting
           because she didn't get what she wanted" [syn: sulk,
           pout, brood]
      2: make a sad face and thrust out one's lower lip; "mop and
         mow"; "The girl pouted" [syn: pout, mop, mow]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  57 Moby Thesaurus words for "pout":
     bag, balloon, beetle, belly, belly out, bilge, billow, bouge,
     brood, bug, bulge, dilate, distend, frown, gloom, glower, goggle,
     grimace, grump, jut, knit the brow, long face, look black,
     look sullen, lour, lower, make a face, make a lip, make a moue,
     make a mouth, mop, mop and mow, mope, moue, mouth, mow, mug,
     overhang, pet, poke, pooch, pop, pouch, project, protrude,
     pull a face, rictus, round out, scowl, snarl, stand out, stick out,
     sulk, swell, swell out, wry face, wry mouth
  
  

Contact=webmaster@dict.org Specification=RFC 2229