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gaze

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verb \ˈgāz\

Simple Definition of gaze

  • : to look at someone or something in a steady way and usually for a long time

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of gaze

gazed

gazing

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to fix the eyes in a steady intent look often with eagerness or studious attention

gazer

noun

Examples of gaze in a sentence

  1. He gazed out the window at the snow.

  2. She gazed intently into his eyes.



Origin and Etymology of gaze

Middle English


First Known Use: 14th century


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gaze

noun

Simple Definition of gaze

  • : a long and steady look

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of gaze

  1. :  a fixed intent look

Examples of gaze in a sentence

  1. She looked at him with a calm, steady gaze.

  2. <suddenly aware of her admiring gaze, he became self-conscious and uncomfortable>



1566

First Known Use of gaze

1566



GAZE Defined for Kids

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gaze

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verb \ˈgāz\

Definition of gaze for Students

gazed

gazing

  1. :  to fix the eyes in a long steady look <She gazed at the stars.>




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gaze

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noun

Definition of gaze for Students

  1. :  a long steady look




Medical Dictionary

gaze

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intransitive verb \ˈgāz\

Medical Definition of gaze

gazed

;

gazing

  1. :  to fix the eyes in a steady and intent look

gaze

noun




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