Definition of 'gaze'
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For as he gazed about him, he saw a great change over the railway. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We've all gazed into a fire and marvelled at the endlessly interesting glows within. Times, Sunday Times (2016)She looks down and back up, meeting my gaze with cool blue eyes. Times, Sunday Times (2016)One female friend wrote that'it is impossible to withstand his gaze for long. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It was all about the public gaze. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The woman switched her gaze towards me. THE LAST OF THE GENTLEMEN ADVENTURERS: Coming of Age in the Arctic (2004)That wonderful look when he gazed into the distance. The Sun (2006)He moved his gaze down the wall and directly into my eyes. Christianity Today (2000)The man fixed his interrogator with a steady gaze and spoke quietly but firmly. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Then he saw me and held my gaze for a long time. Times, Sunday Times (2008)What remained unchanged was that this search was carried on away from the public gaze. VOYAGES OF DELUSION: The Search for the North West Passage in the Age of Reason (2002)How much the world revolves almost entirely around the male gaze. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He turned then and gazed about the room in the new light. THE WOLF AND THE DOVE Looking up he gazed at a poster. TUNNEL VISIONS: Journeys of an Underground Philosopher (2001)Dull eyes become clear again and a wavering gaze grows steady. Successful Fasting -the easy way to cleanse your body of its poisons (1990)Steel gazed long at the names on the casualty list. Man of Honour (2007)If you cannot meet their gaze you will not beat them. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It seems that certain documents are going to be secured away from the public gaze. The Sun (2014)As they drew up before the hall he gazed about him. THE WOLF AND THE DOVEThey breathed deeply, gazed at fire or darkness. Indian Balm - Travels in the Southern Subcontinent (1994) Couples gazed across the candles into each other's eyes. Times, Sunday Times (2008)LET your gaze move across the cards, then close your eyes. The Sun (2009)It is hidden and forbidden, so how great that this young woman 's warm gaze pushes open the door a little. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Objects swam about in the cabin and he sat suspended above his chair in mid-air, gazing out in admiration at the beauty of earth. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Translations for 'gaze'
British English: gaze /ɡeɪz/ VERB
If you gaze at someone or something, you look steadily at them for a long time.
She lowered her head and gazed at the floor.
- American English: gaze
- Arabic: يُحَدِّقُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: olhar fixamente
- Chinese: 凝视
- Croatian: zuriti
- Czech: zírat
- Danish: stirre
- Dutch: staren
- European Spanish: mirar fijamente
- Finnish: tuijottaa
- French: contempler
- German: starren
- Greek: ατενίζω
- Italian: fissare con lo sguardo
- Japanese: 見つめる
- Korean: 응시하다
- Norwegian: betrakte
- Polish: przyjrzeć się
- European Portuguese: olhar fixamente
- Romanian: a privi lung
- Russian: пристально глядеть
- Spanish: mirar
- Swedish: stirra
- Thai: จ้องมอง
- Turkish: gözünü dikmek
- Ukrainian: вдивлятися
- Vietnamese: nhìn chằm chằm
British English: gaze NOUN
You can talk about someone's gaze as a way of describing how they are looking at something, especially when they are looking steadily at it.
He turned his gaze from the flames to meet his.
Definition of gaze from the Collins English Dictionary
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