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blink, gape, gawk, gaze, goggle, peer, rubberneck, stare
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1855, in the meaning defined above
English dialect gawp to yawn, gape, from obsolete galp, from Middle English
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: to stare at someone or something in a rude or stupid way
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to move with a clumsy heavy tread
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