Synonyms of gape
1 stareDictionary • She stopped what she was doing and gaped at me.
stare • Mahoney tried not to stare.
wonder • I wondered at the arrogance of the man.
goggle • He goggled at her in astonishment.
gawp (British, slang)
gawk • He continued to gawk at her and didn't answer.
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crackIf something hard cracks, or if you crack it, it becomes slightly damaged, with lines appearing on its surface.
• A gas main had cracked under my neighbour's garage. • Crack the salt crust and you will find the skin just peels off the fish.
gawkTo gawk at someone or something means to stare at them in a rude, stupid, or unthinking way.
• He continued to gawk at her and didn't answer.
goggleIf you goggle at something, you stare at it with your eyes wide open, usually because you are surprised by it.
• He goggled at her in astonishment.
Thesaurus for gape from the Collins English Thesaurus