Stare

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Definition

to stare (at someone): to look (at someone) intensely, without blinking
verb
Everyone was staring at me when I accidentally left the house without putting on clothes.

a stare: a fixed, intense look
noun
She gave me an angry stare when I arrived late for her birthday party.

Examples

  • "Donna : Come on in then, don't stand there staring at me!"
  • "Susie : Then, when I return from lunch, he's in the corner of my office, hiding behind the ficus, just staring at me."
  • "I was staring at the window all afternoon."
  • "Sorry for staring at your breasts when you talk to me."
  • "He's dead, that's why he's staring at you like that."
  • "Horatio : Oh great, now you're staring at me too!"
  • "Don't stare at me like that!"

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