verb \ˈgāz\

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


Full Definition of GAZE

intransitive verb
:  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



: a long and steady look

Full Definition of GAZE

:  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>

First Known Use of GAZE


Related to GAZE


intransitive verb \ˈgāz\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of GAZE

: to fix the eyes in a steady and intent look
gaze noun


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