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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

Full Definition of gaze

gazedgaz·ing

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

gaz·er noun

Examples of gaze

  1. He gazed out the window at the snow.

  2. She gazed intently into his eyes.



Origin of gaze

Middle English


First Known Use: 14th century


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gaze

noun

Simple Definition of gaze

  • : a long and steady look

Full Definition of gaze

  1. :  a fixed intent look

Examples of gaze

  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

gazedgaz·ing

  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

  1. :  a long steady look




Medical Dictionary

gaze

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intransitive verb \ˈgāz\

Medical Definition of gaze

gazedgaz·ing

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

  2. gaze noun





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