verb (used without object), stared, star·ing.
verb (used with object), stared, star·ing.
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Idioms for stare
Origin of stare
SYNONYMS FOR stare
OTHER WORDS FROM starestar·er, nounstar·ing·ly, adverb
Words nearby stare
Example sentences from the Web for stares
There were stares, gestures, and quiet conversations at the desk.I Was Gang Raped at a UVA Frat 30 Years Ago, and No One Did Anything|Liz Seccuro|December 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He rests lavishly, depicted in a marble sarcophagus that stares up for eternity at the carved depictions of his life story.
Bakari reaches out, strokes Bundy's cheek and stares into his eyes longingly.
She stares at me like I've asked her how she learned to chew solid food.
Ten-year-old Yasmine al Attar stares at me from under her dark curled bangs.
Again Shah Sevar stares into the fire for a while and then asks, "Are the jambas in good condition?"From Pole to Pole|Sven Anders Hedin
When spoken to, he stares rudely at the person addressing him, often with a very unpleasant leer upon his countenance.Plain Facts for Old and Young|John Harvey Kellogg
Sir Leicester raises himself in his seat and stares at him fiercely.Bleak House|Charles Dickens
A good lady who does not understand at once, stares at me in stupefaction.The New Book Of Martyrs|Georges Duhamel
He got up and moved out into the outer room, where he could avoid the stares of amazement that were turned to him.Badge of Infamy|Lester del Rey