Definition of 'eye contact'
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There were great hand signals and eye contact. The Sun (2017)We sat awkwardly clutching our cappuccinos and avoiding direct eye contact. Times, Sunday Times (2017)So far we have had no eye contact at all. Times, Sunday Times (2016)She makes very little eye contact and she repeats questions over and over. Times, Sunday Times (2017)We made eye contact a few times, but he always ended up looking away. The Sun (2016)FACE Lack of eye contact exposes a very basic animosity. The Sun (2016)Take a few moments to pause, slow down, make eye contact with the audience and then continue. The Sun (2016)Earlier the public were urged'to get away from the window' and not to make eye contact with him. The Sun (2016)Stop avoiding eye contact and look up from your feet. Times, Sunday Times (2010)She said men were also told to avoid making eye contact with the women. Times, Sunday Times (2013) People suddenly withhold eye contact until they are sure that you are on the same side. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Hold yourself confidently and keep eye contact. The Sun (2010)Most people shuffle past and avoid eye contact. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It does not pay to try to make eye contact or small talk. Times, Sunday Times (2014)If you make too little eye contact you may seem disinterested. Banish Anxiety - how to stop worrying and take charge of your life (1991)He maintained eye contact with the camera. The Sun (2014)Eye contact for the sake of eye contact has pressure written all over it. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Blind and partially sighted people cannot make eye contact with a driver to check it is safe to cross. Times, Sunday Times (2009)This takes direct eye contact, real concentration. Christianity Today (2000)In person she talks fast, laughs a lot and keeps direct eye contact. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Think on your feet, and keep eye contact. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Eye contact Many people feel embarrassed in company. Banish Anxiety - how to stop worrying and take charge of your life (1991)Keep your body turned towards Keep making eye contact with him and to him. The Sun (2007) Keep eye contact - it makes you look confident. The Sun (2009)He talks confidently, keeps eye contact and uses first names a lot. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Experienced divers establish eye contact, keep still and do not swim away. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They still hadn't made eye contact. Times, Sunday Times (2014)They make eye contact mainly with each other, or with their mobile phones. Times, Sunday Times (2006)We are looking for people who make eye contact, who smile and who can hold a conversation. The Sun (2010)According to new research, you have a better chance of getting hired if you have a hearty grip and keep eye contact with interviewers. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Downside: not advisable when meeting his parents - lack of eye contact looks evasive. Times, Sunday Times (2006)They will be encouraged to smile, make eye contact and use people 's names to build a rapport. The Sun (2013)While some people avoided eye contact by checking their phones, over the next hour we were warmed by people's kindness. The Sun (2013)
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