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stares

verb
present tense third-person singular of stare

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(Entry 1 of 2)

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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stares

noun
plural of stare

Synonyms & Antonyms of stares (Entry 2 of 2)

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

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“Stares.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/stares. Accessed 5 Aug. 2021.

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