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gapes

noun
plural of gape

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a fixed intent look
  • I told him to stop staring, that his rather stupid gape was annoying

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gapes

verb
present tense third-person singular of gape

Synonyms & Antonyms of gapes (Entry 2 of 2)

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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“Gapes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/gapes. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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