1. Stratford-upon-Avon

noun. a town in central England on the River Avon; birthplace (and burial place) of William Shakespeare.

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Example sentences of the word frown-upon


1. Noun Phrase
Many devout Catholics still frown upon cremation, but the practice is gaining popularity.

2. Noun Phrase
Contemporary customs don't frown upon relationships with the opposite sex, which allows couples to form more organically.

3. Noun Phrase
Many designers frown upon putting carpet in the bathroom and for good reason.

4. Noun Phrase
Judges tend to frown upon a spouse who hides assets.

2. Newcastle-upon-Tyne

noun. a port city in northeastern England on the River Tyne; a center for coal exports (giving rise to the expression `carry coals to Newcastle' meaning to do something unnecessary).

Synonyms

  • Newcastle

3. put-upon

adjective. of persons; taken advantage of.

Synonyms

  • victimised
  • exploited
  • ill-used
  • misused
  • victimized

Antonyms

  • misused
  • new
  • unexploited
  • victimised

4. frown

verb. ['ˈfraʊn'] look angry or sullen, wrinkle one's forehead, as if to signal disapproval.

Synonyms

  • grimace
  • lower
  • lour
  • pull a face
  • glower
  • scowl

Etymology

  • frognier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. frown

noun. ['ˈfraʊn'] a facial expression of dislike or displeasure.

Synonyms

  • facial gesture
  • scowl

Antonyms

  • ascend
  • rise
  • increase

Etymology

  • frognier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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