stare n : a fixed look with eyes open wide
1 look at with fixed eyes; "The students stared at the teacher with amazement" [syn: gaze]
2 fixate one's eyes; "The ancestor in the painting is staring down menacingly"
- Rhymes: -ɛə(r)
- In the context of "intransitive|construed with at": To look fixedly (at something).
To look fixedly
- A persistent gaze.
Stare may refer to:
be amazed, be astonished, be curious, bedroom eyes, bore, burn with curiosity, come-hither look, crane, crane the neck, dig around for, dig up, evil eye, eye, gape, gaup, gawk, gaze, gaze open-mouthed, glad eye, glare, gloat, glower, glowering look, goggle, inquire, interrogate, look, malocchio, marvel, nose around for, nose out, ogle, peer, penetrating look, query, question, quiz, rubber, rubberneck, seek, stand aghast, stand on tiptoe, stare at, stare down, stare hard, stare openmouthed, want to know, watch, whammy, wonder