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Facial Expressions (English definition)

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smile
to make a happy
or friendly expression
in which the corners of your mouth
curve up
grin
to smile a wide smile
laugh
to smile while making sounds
with your voice
that show you think something is funny
or you are happy
nod
to move your head down and then up,
sometimes several times,
especially to show agreement,
approval or greeting
shake your head
to move your head
from side to side,
in order to express disagreement, sadness,
or that you do not want or believe something
frown
to bring your eyebrows together
so that there are lines on your face
above your eyes
to show that you are annoyed or worried
yawn
to open the mouth wide
and take a lot of air into the lungs
and slowly send it out,
usually when tired or bored
blink
when you blink, you close
and then open your eyes quickly
once or several times
wink
to close one eye for a short time
as a way of greeting someone
or showing friendliness,
or of showing that you are not serious
about something you have said
stare
to look for a long time
with the eyes wide open,
especially when surprised,
frightened, or thinking
glare
to look directly and continuously
at someone or something
in an angry way
gaze
to look at something or someone
for a long time,
especially in surprise or admiration,
or because you are thinking
about something else