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askance
used in Wuthering Heights

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Definition
with disapproval, distrust, or suspicion

or:

directed to one side — especially a sideways glance
  • The soft thing looked askance through the window: he possessed the power to depart as much as a cat possesses the power to leave a mouse half killed, or a bird half eaten.
    Chapter 8 (94% in)

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