verb (used without object), stared, star·ing.
verb (used with object), stared, star·ing.
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Idioms for stare
Origin of stare
OTHER WORDS FROM starestar·er, nounstar·ing·ly, adverb
Words nearby stare
Example sentences from the Web for stared
The kid moved back to the corner of the building, stared at the car.The Stacks: A Chicken Dinner That Mends Your Heart|Pete Dexter|December 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
An older bro wore a red bow tie and a yarmulke emblazoned with the “TEAM MITCH” logo as he stared down at his smartphone intently.
They stared as we bounced along outrageously potholed roads.As the Key Battle Looms, a Report from Ukraine's Front Lines|Jamie Dettmer|August 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The crowd of more than 200 stared down a wall of riot police and said their piece, loudly and peacefully.'Go Ahead and Shoot Me': The Veteran Who Defied Ferguson's Cops|Justin Glawe|August 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A dream that my mom had also seen, as she stared into the eyes of the baby girl whom she named Uzoamaka.
So he stared curiously about him as the guards jostled him through the door.Star Born|Andre Norton
Eustace was apparently engrossed in his book, but not a word did he see on the page he stared at so intently.Queensland Cousins|Eleanor Luisa Haverfield
The killer's head snapped up at mention of the Corps, and he stared harder and more suspiciously than ever into Hanlon's eyes.Man of Many Minds|E. Everett Evans
He stared at the bedraggled one and pointed an accusing finger.Danger at the Drawbridge|Mildred A. Wirt
Priscilla leaned over the gunwale and stared long at the boat which Frank pointed out.Priscilla's Spies|George A. Birmingham