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blank stare

Definition of blank stare

  1. :  a look that shows one does not understand what someone has said or does not know the answer to a question <My question only drew/got a blank stare.>



Word by Word Definitions

blankplay
  1. :  colorless

    :  appearing or causing to appear dazed, confounded, or nonplussed

    :  expressionless

  1. :  the bull's-eye of a target

    :  an empty space (as on a paper)

    :  a paper with spaces for the entry of data

  1. :  obscure, obliterate

    :  to stop access to :  seal

    :  to keep (an opponent) from scoring

stareplay
  1. :  to look fixedly often with wide-open eyes

    :  to show oneself conspicuously

    :  to stand on end :  bristle

  1. :  the act or an instance of staring


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