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askance
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Ulysses
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  • Sargent peered askance through his slanted glasses.
  • He smiled, glancing askance at her mocking eyes.
  • Miss Douce halfstood to see her skin askance in the barmirror gildedlettered where hock and claret glasses shimmered and in their midst a shell.
  • Bloom askance over liverless saw.

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  • He looked askance at the offer.
  • But the snail replied "Too far, too far!" and gave a look askance
     Said he thanked the whiting kindly, but he would not join the dance.
    Lewis Carroll  --  Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland

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