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gape

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of gape

  1. a fixed intent look <I told him to stop staring, that his rather stupid gape was annoying> Synonyms aspect [archaic], eye, gaze, regard, scrutiny, stareRelated Words glare, glower; contemplation, fixation; attention, observance, observation, surveillance, watch; examination, inspection, perusal, study, surveyNear Antonyms blink [chiefly Scottish], flash, glance, glimpse, peek, peep, sight, stime [chiefly Scottish & Irish]; oeillade, ogle; browse, scan




gape

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of gape

  1. to look long and hard in wonder or surprise <she suddenly realized she had been gaping at the good-looking waiter instead of giving him her order> Synonyms blink, gawk, gawp [chiefly British], gaze, goggle, peer, rubberneck, stare Related Words glare, gloat, glower; consider, eye, fixate, observe, regard, watch; leer, ogle; peruse, pore (over), study; outface, outstare, stare down Near Antonyms glance, glimpse, peek, peep; browse, dip (into), scan; wink (at)




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