flear

Flear

Flear\, v. t. & i. See Fleer.
Webster's Revised

Flear

Flear\, n. 1. A word or look of derision or mockery.

And mark the fleers, the gibes, and notable scorn. --Shak.

2. A grin of civility; a leer. [Obs.]

A sly, treacherous fleer on the face of deceivers. --South.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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