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gawks

noun
plural of gawk

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a big clumsy often slow-witted person
  • thought that the linebackers were dumb gawks until he got to know them better

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gawks

verb
present tense third-person singular of gawk

Synonyms & Antonyms of gawks (Entry 2 of 2)

to look long and hard in wonder or surprise
  • couldn't help gawking at the exotically dressed guests in the hotel lobby

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“Gawks.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/gawks. Accessed 28 Jul. 2021.

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