verb (used without object), stared, star·ing.
verb (used with object), stared, star·ing.
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Idioms for stare
Origin of stare
synonym study for stare
OTHER WORDS FROM starestarer, nounstar·ing·ly, adverb
Example sentences from the Web for stare
One comes to know the fixed stares or the refusal to meet my gaze in the hall and things like that.Trans, non-binary candidates make history in state legislative races|Parker Purifoy|November 18, 2020|Washington Blade
Her magical ability to shrink people just by staring at them is also put to great use here.
This scene also proves once and for all that the key to acting is just staring at the camera really, really hard.High-End Pervs Film Benedict Cumberbatch and Reese Witherspoon Sucking Face|Amy Zimmerman|December 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Above the notes of praise is a small photo of Guerin wearing a polka dot tie and pocket square, staring at you like a sociopath.
We nod our heads towards Pakistan and he is quiet, staring at the floor.Heart of Darkness: Into Afghanistan’s Taliban Valley|Matt Trevithick, Daniel Seckman|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Half of our music and all of our dancing is just about worshipping, praising, staring at and waxing poetic about the human ass.Kim Kardashian Bares Her Shiny, Bounteous Butt, Breaks the Internet|Marlow Stern|November 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We stood staring after the fugitives in perfect bewilderment, totally unable to explain their apparently causeless panic.
And after staring at him a few moments longer she turned her head to look at Grandfather Mole.The Tale of Grandfather Mole|Arthur Scott Bailey
He saw them standing at street corners, watchfully staring lest they should miss the form of joy.Bella Donna|Robert Hichens
Tom sat for a long time before the open window in a state of half stupor, staring at the pictures his mind offered automatically.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood
She took to staring out across the grounds again, and one hand drew up slowly till it was doubled into a tight-shut little fist.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair