simpering

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Verb[edit]

simpering

  1. Present participle of simper.

Noun[edit]

simpering (plural simperings)

  1. The act of one who simpers.
    • Samuel Richardson
      Well, but Polly attended, as I said; and there were strange simperings, and bowing, and courtesying, between them; the honest gentleman seeming not to know how to let his mistress wait upon him []

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