staring

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(used of eyes) open and fixed as if in fear or wonder; "staring eyes"
without qualification; used informally as (often pejorative) intensifiers; "an arrant fool"; "a complete coward"; "a consummate fool"; "a double-dyed villain"; "gross negligence"; "a perfect idiot"; "pure folly"; "what a sodding mess"; "stark staring mad"; "a thoroughgoing villain"; "utter nonsense"
present participle of stare
{i} act of gazing fixedly at someone or something, act of looking at with a steady gaze
with a stare; "`quoi?' asked Blanchard, staring"
staring at
gazing at, leering at, watching constantly
stare
A persistent gaze
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To look fixedly (at something)
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{n} a fixed or wild look, a bird
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{v} to look with wonder or impudence
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To be very conspicuous on account of size, prominence, color, or brilliancy; as, staring windows or colors
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To look with fixed eyes wide open, as through fear, wonder, surprise, impudence, etc
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To look earnestly at; to gaze at
stare
The starling
stare
a fixed look with eyes open wide
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The act of staring; a fixed look with eyes wide open
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look intensively
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Acronym for Southern Tropical Atlantic Regional Experiment, a project within BIBEX STARE is an aircraft- and ground-based measurement program initiated in May 1990 by a committee of scientists from Europe, Brazil and the U S to investigate the sources of trace gases, their atmospheric transport, and the chemical processes in the atmosphere which lead to elevated levels of O3, CO, and other trace gases over the southern tropical Atlantic Ocean The field campaigns conducted under STARE were TRACE-A, SAFARI, and SA'ARI See Andreae et al (1996)
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If a situation or the answer to a problem is staring you in the face, it is very obvious, although you may not be immediately aware of it. Then the answer hit me. It had been staring me in the face ever since Lullington. when you look at something for a long time in a steady way
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gaze fixedly, as in: I asked him what was wrong, but all I got in response was a vacant stare
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fixate one's eyes; "The ancestor in the painting is staring down menacingly"
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{f} gaze fixedly at someone or something, look at with a steady gaze
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to fasten an earnest and prolonged gaze on some object
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look at with fixed eyes; "The students stared at the teacher with amazement"
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{i} penetrating gaze, fixed look
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If you stare at someone or something, you look at them for a long time. Tamara stared at him in disbelief, shaking her head Mahoney tried not to stare. Stare is also a noun. Hlasek gave him a long, cold stare
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a fixed look with eyes open wide fixate one's eyes; "The ancestor in the painting is staring down menacingly
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To stand out; to project; to bristle
staring

    Hyphenation

    star·ing

    Turkish pronunciation

    sterîng

    Pronunciation

    /ˈsterəɴɢ/ /ˈstɛrɪŋ/

    Etymology

    [ 'star, 'ster ] (verb.) before 12th century. Middle English, from Old English starian; akin to Old High German starEn to stare, Greek stereos solid, Lithuanian starinti to stiffen.

    Common Collocations

    staring at

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