a blank look

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English-Czech dictionary. 2013.

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  • blank look — apathetic expression, expressionless face …   English contemporary dictionary

  • a blank look — eyes show that a person does not understand, the lights are on but...    When I called her name, she gave me a blank look, as though she didn t know me …   English idioms

  • blank — [[t]blæ̱ŋk[/t]] blanks, blanking, blanked 1) ADJ Something that is blank has nothing on it. We could put some of the pictures over on that blank wall over there... He tore a blank page from his notebook. ...blank cassettes. 2) N COUNT A blank is… …   English dictionary

  • blank — blank1 [ blæŋk ] adjective ** 1. ) showing no emotion or no sign of understanding something or recognizing someone: His eyes were blank and he barely responded to us. a blank look/expression/face 2. ) blank paper or a blank space is empty and… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • blank — I UK [blæŋk] / US adjective Word forms blank : adjective blank comparative blanker superlative blankest ** 1) blank paper or a blank space is empty and contains no writing or other marks a blank sheet of paper Write your name in the blank space… …   English dictionary

  • blank — [[t]blæŋk[/t]] adj. blank•er, blank•est, n. v. 1) having no marks; not written or printed on: blank pages[/ex] 2) not filled in: a blank check[/ex] 3) unrelieved or unbroken by ornament or opening: a blank wall[/ex] 4) containing no recorded… …   From formal English to slang

  • look — I [[t]l ʊk[/t]] USING YOUR EYES OR YOUR MIND ♦ looks, looking, looked (Please look at category 19 to see if the expression you are looking for is shown under another headword.) 1) VERB If you look in a particular direction, you direct your eyes… …   English dictionary

  • blank — 1 adjective 1 showing no expression, understanding, or interest: Her eyes were blank and stared right through me. | a blank look 2 without any writing, print, or recorded sound: Leave the last page blank. | a blank cassette 3 go blank a) to be… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • blank — /blæŋk / (say blangk) adjective 1. (of paper, etc.) free from marks; not written or printed on. 2. not filled in: a blank cheque. 3. unrelieved or unbroken by ornament or opening: a blank wall. 4. lacking some usual or completing feature; empty.… …   Australian English dictionary

  • blank — 01. Do you have a [blank] cassette I can use? I want to make a mix tape of dance music. 02. Fill in the [blanks] in the following sentences with the correct word from the list above. 03. He turned to a [blank] page in his notebook, and began to… …   Grammatical examples in English

  • blank — {{11}}blank (adj.) early 13c., white, pale, colorless, from O.Fr. blanc white, shining, from Frankish *blank white, gleaming, or some other West Germanic source (Cf. O.N. blakkr, O.E. blanca white horse; O.H.G. blanc, blanch; Ger. blank shining,… …   Etymology dictionary

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