gaze

Definitions:

  • To look steadily, intently, and with fixed attention.
  • A steady, fixed look.
  • A fixed or intent look, as of eagerness, wonder, or admiration; a continued look of attention.
  • The object gazed on; a gazing-stock.
  • In <em>heraldry</em>, standing and turning the head so as to look out from the shield: said only of the hart: equivalent to <em>statant affrontė</em>, which is applied to other beasts used as charges.
  • To look steadily or intently; look with eagerness or curiosity, as in admiration, astonishment, or anxiety.
  • <strong>Synonyms</strong> <em>Gape</em>, etc. See <internalXref urlencoded="stare">stare</internalXref>.
  • To look at intently or with fixed attention.
  • A fixed look; a look of eagerness, wonder, or admiration; a continued look of attention.
  • The object gazed on.
  • In a position expressing sudden fear or surprise; -- a term used in stag hunting to describe the manner of a stag when he first hears the hounds and gazes round in apprehension of some hidden danger; hence, standing agape; idly or stupidly gazing.
  • To view with attention; to gaze on .
  • To fix the eyes in a steady and earnest look; to look with eagerness or curiosity, as in admiration, astonishment, or with studious attention.
  • To <xref>stare</xref> <xref>intently</xref> or <xref>earnestly</xref>.
  • (poetic) To <xref>stare</xref> at.
  • A <xref>fixed</xref> <xref>look</xref>; a look of eagerness, wonder, or admiration; a continued look of attention.
  • The object gazed on.
  • In <xref>Lacanian</xref> <xref>psychoanalysis</xref>, the <xref>relationship</xref> of the <xref>subject</xref> with the <xref>desire</xref> to <xref>look</xref> and <xref>awareness</xref> that one can be viewed.
  • a long fixed look
  • look at with fixed eyes
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