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gaped

verb
past tense of gape

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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

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“Gaped.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/gaped. Accessed 3 Dec. 2020.

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