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stare

verb

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to look long and hard in wonder or surprise
  • her friends stared in disbelief upon seeing her walking arm in arm with her ex-husband

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stare

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of stare (Entry 2 of 2)

a fixed intent look
  • caught the child's wide-eyed stare on film

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The first known use of stare was before the 12th century

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“Stare.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/stare. Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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