Definition of "gaze" []

  • To look steadily, intently, and with fixed attention. (verb-intransitive)
  • A steady, fixed look. (noun)
  • To look long and fixedly, esp in wonder or admiration (verb)

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  • A fixed look; stare (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "gaze" in a sentence
  • ""We have Obama particularly looking down a lot ... and now looking down - what I call gaze aversion - is a new measure that has to go along with blink frequency," he said."
  • "I asked, transferring my gaze from the somber shutters ... to the window with the bright stickers and colorful mamie leaning out."
  • "His wife lifted her gaze from the pots and pans, and followed his in a keen scrutiny of the river."