English to Afrikaans Meaning :: simper

Simper :
onnozele glimlacht
- onnozele glimlachtsimperedsimperingsimpers
 

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Noun(1) a silly self-conscious smile
Verb(1) smile affectedly or derisively

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(1) an exaggerated simper(2) He smiled a sickly simper , eyeing the rabbit with more contempt by the minute.(3) Kimberly finished her peroration, at last, and then folded her arms, promised to try harder in her school work, and sat back in her chair with a smuggish simper on her face.(4) See, in many ways, he was like them, despite whatever arrogant simper he bore as he ranted off on a wild tale, as many others did as well.(5) Its shocked expression looks more like a simper as it sits on Brewer's shoulder, perfectly arranged to look like it's creeping up from behind.(6) Was it her simper , or her settled indifference to ideas, or the gaudy ring she wore on her right forefinger and twisted incessantly?(7) The man could brood and simper all he liked around me!(8) He shrugged his shoulders for a moment before locking eyes, allowing a simper to play on his face.(9) In Charlotte Street, where girls simper , giggle delicately and live on Marlboro Lights, this is fighting talk.(10) Instead I got a knowing simper and a back turned on me.(11) Something made me turn back, I had to talk to the man who makes politicians, generals, statesmen, policy makers, backroom boys, show biz people squirm, simper , and sob.(12) She gazed at Sebastian with disinterest, that same simper on her face.(13) Having people expect you to simper and giggle due to your gender is icky, to say the least.(14) A small simper crept onto his lips which soon turned into a grin, showing off a row of perfect teeth.(15) ÔÇÿHey, I got to you soon enough,ÔÇÖ Pixie said with a simper and a giggle.(16) Cenon leaned in with that malicious simper planted over his face.
Synonyms
Verb
1. smile affectedly ::
glimlag geroerd
2. smile coquettishly ::
glimlag koketterig
3. look coy ::
kyk skugter
4. smirk ::
smirk
5. giggle ::
giggel
6. titter ::
gegiechel
Different Forms
simper, simpered, simpering, simpers
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