1. (used especially of glances) directed to one side with or as if with doubt or suspicion or envy
- her eyes with their misted askance look
1. with suspicion or disapproval
- he looked askance at the offer
2. with a side or oblique glance
- did not quite turn all the way back but looked askance at me with her dark eyes
Sentences with askance as an adverb:
- The beggar asked for change, but the haughty woman only looked at him askance.