Definition of glunch in English:

glunch

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Pronunciation: /ɡlʌn(t)ʃ
 
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verb

[no object] Scottish
Look bad-tempered or depressed.
More example sentences
  • He saw me twice a day, and glowered and glunched at me, like an old-fashioned minister.
  • I liked to come here instead of biding in Fordoun, with the old man glunching at me and my bairn.
  • His father would glunch and glare at every mouthful he saw his son eat.

Origin

early 18th century: of unknown origin.

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