Askance in a Sentence  πŸ”Š

Definition of Askance

with doubt or suspicion

Examples of Askance in a sentence

As the police officer listened to the woman’s crazy story, he could not help but look askance at her.  πŸ”Š

Even though the church members were supposed to be welcoming, they still viewed the stranger askance.  πŸ”Š

Employers tend to look askance at people who change jobs often.  πŸ”Š

The wealthy man looked askance as the gang members approached him.  πŸ”Š

The boy who snuck into the girls’ dormitory was viewed askance.  πŸ”Š

While the majority of the town is excited about the building of the new mall, there are still those who look askance at the project.  πŸ”Š

The insurance agent looked askance at the poor man’s million-dollar claim.  πŸ”Š

When Frank’s rival offered him candy, he could only look askance at him.  πŸ”Š

Carol looked askance at the unfamiliar man walking around her house.  πŸ”Š

Since my daughter is known to be sneaky, she should have not been surprised when I viewed her perfect report card askance.  πŸ”Š

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