Meaning of GAZE in English

GAZE

I. verb

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

let your gaze/eyes/thoughts/mind etc drift

Idly she let her eyes drift over his desk.

look/gaze longingly at sb/sth

He looked longingly at the tray of cakes.

look/gaze/stare out of the window

Mom stared out of the window at the road.

piercing gaze

She felt foolish and unsure under his piercing gaze .

return sb’s gaze/stare

She kept her eyes fixed on the floor, refusing to return his gaze.

stare/gaze/look fixedly at sth

Ann stared fixedly at the screen.

the public gaze (= people's eyes or attention )

Their activities have been hidden from the public gaze .

unblinking stare/gaze

His father’s unblinking gaze was fixed on the fire.

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ ADVERB

around

She gazed around her, impressed in spite of her unease and her determination to appear indifferent.

He warily gazed around at his detractors, fully aware that any slim camaraderie they shared was likely to smolder as well.

Lifting her head, she gazed around bleakly, and sighed.

Smiling, she gazed around her.

His eyes are wide as he gazes around in a kind of apprehension.

On the concourse people stood around gazing up at the departure and arrival boards, checking times of trains.

Others were content to sit and wait, reading their programmes or gazing around .

As I gazed around the orchard the sun was coming up and there was that peculiar smell of the Normandy countryside.

back

Large, solemn grey eyes gazed back , shadowed with tension.

Toni turned her gaze back to the fireplace to grasp a newly feigned interest in the bright flames.

They only gazed back at us with eerie little smiles.

Then, at the final moment you turned, gazing back in my direction.

The boy gazed back sweetly, forbearing from touching anything, and daring anyone to challenge his intentions.

And, gazing back , Pumfrey tried to interpret, from his expression, the implications of that last remark.

She blushed faintly and gazed back .

blankly

The tea forgotten, she gazed blankly through the window.

Katherine lay on the bed which had become hers and gazed blankly at the ceiling.

He walked off and I gazed blankly at the cricket match.

down

The rabbit, she thought tipsily, does not willingly gaze down the barrel of the gun.

Something which ignited in those brown depths as he gazed down at her.

The Sphinx of Giza gazed down at the red velvet couch.

Forty-one Liz stood in her darkening bedroom and gazed down at Anna.

Were those dark eyes that were gazing down at her really Guido's?

For a long moment they lay and she gazed down at him, their eyes locked.

fixedly

He compromised by gazing fixedly into the middle distance, where moorland and forest drifted by and could be contemplated almost casually.

Nathan gazed fixedly at her for a moment with an expression she couldn't fathom, then disappeared again.

longingly

Apparently not, for now she was gazing longingly at the pool, then at Liz.

off

Robbie gazed off into space for a moment.

He stood gazing off into vistas, legs apart, arms folded across his chest and thought deep thoughts.

out

The familiar figure of Selwyn Hopkins sat on the bench under the horse chestnut tree, gazing out over the estuary.

The shop owner continued to gaze out at the blue air which fell away below, just ten yards from his feet.

Above her head, Pauline gazed out at the camera with composure, her dark hair smooth, her dark brows winged.

He gazes out as the Setting sun turns the placid ocean into a sea of gold.

I found him sitting on the bench to the side of the house gazing out over Backyards.

That Casey rocks, he hums, he gazes out the window.

She went to the window and opened it, gazing out at the magnificent view over the vast lake.

round

Most of the men preferred to avoid her glance, either gazing round the room or studying their shoes with intense interest.

A darkly florid officer with black moustache walked briskly through the debris, gazing round as though looking for some one.

When Elisabeth realised her mistake, she had stood up and gazed round the cinema.

She stood still for a moment, breathing the air, gazing round her.

Zach gazed round at the tiny wooden bed under the eaves.

still

He was still gazing at her across the warm fog of the coffee bar.

I will still gaze out the window as I write; they will still toil, but now in their dark home.

He was still gazing straight at her, without smiling or speaking.

She was still gazing upwards anxiously when Felipe reappeared, and this time he was climbing down.

As a result, the Ragusans adopted him as their patron saint and his effigy still gazes out over the Stradun.

Fairham was still gazing at the door.

up

He walked without hesitation to the very front row, sat down and lay back, gazing up at the screen.

Ted stayed on the phone for a while, and I gazed up at the sky.

They were isolated from the crowd, their arms linked, the woman gazing up in to his face.

Roland Darby looked at Luke Teal, who gazed up at the ceiling.

The bull lifts its head a little and gazes up at the Admiralty for some moments.

Fitzormonde gazed up at the cruel gargoyle faces on the Chapel of St Peter ad Vincula.

We stood about for a while longer, gazing up .

upwards

He gazed upwards until a lace curtain flicked back and he realised an elderly woman with white hair was studying him suspiciously.

She was still gazing upwards anxiously when Felipe reappeared, and this time he was climbing down.

■ NOUN

awe

Ruth gazed about her in awe .

They gazed in awe at the hive of activity against the muted background clack of typewriter and word processor keyboards.

ceiling

Katherine lay on the bed which had become hers and gazed blankly at the ceiling .

Robins slightly endeared herself to me by going a little pink and gazing at the ceiling .

She gazed at the ceiling , feeling her heart beat and breathing slowing to normal, her body quietening.

She gazed up at the ceiling with its painted blue flowers and wondered what Arnie was doing in Bradford.

Maurin was gazing at the ceiling .

But others looked as though they were desperately trying to find a way out, gazing to the ceiling deep in thought.

The two women remained motionless, gazing up at the ceiling as if to trace the source and direction of the footsteps.

face

His face gazed moodily into mine.

Immediately upon their entrance, they were washed by a shoal of white faces gazing at them from behind cold masks.

Riders avoid our faces , and gaze down on our skull crowns where the bone jigsaw cleaves.

hand

Edward was enthralled; he leaned his head on his hands and gazed .

Dorothy leaned her chin upon her hand and gazed thoughtfully at the Scarecrow.

He held out his hand , and gazing at it with admiration he appeared to write on his extended palm.

But when she glanced at him she saw he was supporting his chin on one hand and gazing directly at her.

Gripping her spear in white hands , she stood gazing at the shadowy Isle.

head

Above her head , Pauline gazed out at the camera with composure, her dark hair smooth, her dark brows winged.

Lifting her head , she gazed around bleakly, and sighed.

The bull lifts its head a little and gazes up at the Admiralty for some moments.

Next moment every head turned to gaze skywards as a brilliant red star flared into life high above Bethlehem House.

She stared confusedly at him for several seconds, then lowered her head , gazing into the glass she was holding.

Turning her head sideways, Laura gazed at the man reclining in his seat beside her.

mirror

She gazed dispiritedly into the mirror , and the face looking back was like that of a stranger, pale and hollow-eyed.

Lovelock kept gazing into the mirror and finding that it was nearly bottomless.

Her hands dropped to her sides as she gazed into the cracked mirror .

In the primary when, for example, he gazes into a mirror .

The relieved Prince grunted an acknowledgement, then leaned forward to gaze critically in the mirror .

She sat gazing into the mirror .

moment

For a moment , Vitor gazed at the ring in his hand, then he slid it into his hip pocket.

For a moment he stood gazing balefully at the Corsican's back as he turned away to pass on down the line.

But before I duck in, I pause a moment to gaze at the rapidly changing color of the sky.

For long moments it gazed and the rabbits remained motionless, staring back without a sound.

Then, at the final moment you turned, gazing back in my direction.

He stopped for a moment and gazed about him.

Donna stood at the window a moment longer, gazing out at the people in the street below.

room

Most of the men preferred to avoid her glance, either gazing round the room or studying their shoes with intense interest.

I saw that William was gazing across the room at the night beyond the windows.

He frowns, and curls his beard round his fingers, gazing about the room .

At this point, I gaze about the room , stretching a bit.

I gazed quickly around the room and sighed bitterly.

She gazed unseeingly across the room , ashamed of her own weakness, all too aware of her vulnerability.

He gazed despairingly about the room .

She gazed across the room at the door he kicked shut behind him, biting her lip.

sea

He gazed out to sea and the horizon as he did it, offering no more yet giving so much away.

Odysseus as usual was on the sandy shore letting his salt tears flow while he gazed at the empty sea .

Those are rocks and you are sitting on them gazing out to sea .

Instead of sitting down beside me as usual, he remained standing on the cockpit bench, gazing mournfully out to sea .

space

Mrs Frizzell gazed into space and Mrs Murphy smoothed back errant curls from her damp forehead.

Robbie gazed off into space for a moment.

He was just gazing into space .

Nails shut the door and stood gazing into space , silent, apparently thinking.

Miles gazed out into space through the circular hatch in the roof of the chamber.

The Grand Palace dominates the city, with its gleaming spires piercing the skyline and its Buddha statues gazing serenely into space .

window

He walked to the window and gazed down through the net curtains.

He walked to the window and gazed out at the rain, the stethoscope flapping against his chest.

He went over to the window and gazed down into Hand and Ball Court.

She sat on the chair by the window and gazed out at the wide lawns edged by chestnut trees.

At one point she roamed over to the window and gazed out.

■ VERB

continue

As he continued to gaze down into the sunlit water a sound intruded into his mind.

The shop owner continued to gaze out at the blue air which fell away below, just ten yards from his feet.

Willie continued to gaze at the materials.

sit

For a moment, it could have been a second only, he sat rigidly gazing down at his clasped hands.

She sat gazing into the mirror.

Donna ordered brandy from the steward and sat gazing at the window of the train.

After I have put the phone down I sit gazing at Kyle on the opposite side of the airwell.

He wanted to sit for ever gazing out of the window as the landscape loomed close and then slid by.

Mr White Face continued to sit cross-legged, gazing up at me, his tusked countenance quite inscrutable.

But most of the night he sat in silence, gazing abstractedly into the fire.

stand

Gripping her spear in white hands, she stood gazing at the shadowy Isle.

For a time Kathy stood gazing at the night sky.

Antony rose to his feet and stood gazing intensely at her.

But the painting said nothing at all to me as I stood gazing at it.

She walked a ways downriver and then stood gazing at the glimmering water.

For a moment he stood gazing balefully at the Corsican's back as he turned away to pass on down the line.

I stood there, gazing down, and feeling a reverence for these spectacles of the natural world.

stop

She stopped and gazed intently down.

turn

He is also replacing his receiver and turning to gaze thoughtfully out of the window.

Toni turned her gaze back to the fireplace to grasp a newly feigned interest in the bright flames.

The strident ringing startled him again, but this time he turned slowly, gazing at the phone.

He turned to gaze at the lake and then shook his head in a knowing way.

He turned to gaze with cool appraisal at his secretary, sitting sullenly all this time.

Then, at the final moment you turned , gazing back in my direction.

PHRASES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

gaze at/contemplate your navel

level voice/look/gaze

Her eyes were a washed-out blue with a level gaze.

look/stare/gaze into space

He was just gazing into space .

In his study, Bernard Quex stared into space , pen motionless over his notepad.

Mrs Frizzell gazed into space and Mrs Murphy smoothed back errant curls from her damp forehead.

Mrs James caught me staring into space twice even though the girl sitting next to me had nudged me in time.

My companion remained oblivious to the sights, staring into space and frowning.

Rachel screamed and woke up, drenched with sweat, shaking, staring into space .

Sometimes the door was ajar and I would see her sitting absolutely still, staring into space , not reading at all.

Usually, after a performance I come home and stare into space .

penetrating look/eyes/gaze etc

Although most people would have stared at his nose Adam was more struck by his penetrating eyes.

He was from Fukien province, was missionary-trained, and had bright, penetrating eyes.

Matron was equally dignified, with a towering cap of white linen and a penetrating gaze.

Nomatterwhat she did to distract herself, his dark penetrating eyes lingered in her memory as though they'd been branded there.

Take a long hard, and penetrating look into the way you handle your life and the pattern of your partnerships in general.

The woman scrutinized me from across the office, holding her penetrating gaze as I walked toward her.

They were the blackest, brightest, most penetrating eyes I ever saw....

searching look/glance/gaze

Crouched down beside it, Delaney took another searching glance behind him, at the lifeless, cluttered room.

Guy led Chalon back on to the road, casting another searching glance up at Isabel's closed face.

Soul searching Look no further for a hot new boy band.

The searching gaze was too much for Denis.

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

He stopped talking suddenly and gazed into the distance.

I lay back on the sand and gazed at the stars above.

Ruth gazed down at the sleeping child.

She sat gazing out the windows at the people walking by.

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

Antony rose to his feet and stood gazing intensely at her.

But before I duck in, I pause a moment to gaze at the rapidly changing color of the sky.

Edward was enthralled; he leaned his head on his hands and gazed.

He gazes at us full on with a half-smile and wide-open eyes.

He was just gazing into space.

She gazed dispiritedly at her own reflection in the mirror, seeing the dark shadows beneath her eyes.

Surely he deserves better of me than to gaze at him with my policeman's eyes.

II. noun

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ ADJECTIVE

blue

His hazy blue gaze is one of quiet absence.

Belinda dared to meet his wicked, twinkling blue gaze , and found that their eyes locked together surprisingly often.

Hopefully her tour of the lodge would soon drive the mocking blue gaze of Matthew Blake from her mind.

But Isabel saw genuine humour flash briefly in his blue gaze .

dark

She found that his dark brown gaze was already fixed on her, and she swallowed very hard.

Beside her, Julius's dark gaze remained fixed on the road ahead.

She had been prepared to tolerate them for the sake of Nicolai's handsome uniformed appearance and dark romantic gaze .

With difficulty she glanced away from his dark compelling gaze .

She found her eyes drawn and caught in his dark gaze .

A flicker of surprise in the dark gaze narrowed to amusement.

Grateful to be spared the unsettling power of that dark gaze , Ronni took the opportunity to study him for a moment.

She looked up and found Alain's eyes on her, the dark gaze studying her through the driving mirror.

level

Her eyes were a washed-out blue with a level gaze .

When the peat-brown eyes fixed on hers again, their level gaze showed he had recovered from his astonishment at seeing her.

male

Theories of female spectatorship often begin by problematising the mechanisms of the male gaze .

The determining male gaze projects its fantasy on to the female figure, which is styled accordingly.

According to this argument, women internalise the male gaze to the point that they survey themselves.

public

Whether diplomatic activity should be shielded from the public gaze is a matter for debate.

We do not want to be doing strange and arcane things entirely out of the public gaze .

In his last years, Stalin lived almost entirely secluded from the public gaze .

Thought better by Jewry itself to withdraw him from the public gaze .

Out in the cold ... far from the public gaze .

steady

In view of the latter's steady , incredulous gaze , I could not blame him.

Usually Sara saw him as a bronzed, athletic man with a steady gaze , manly features and narrow hips.

He will look you squarely in the eye, with a steady gaze .

Now the slow burn of his steady gaze awakened feelings within her which were scary.

Jess felt embarrassed under his steady gaze .

As she felt the pressure of his steady gaze she lost her sense of authority and began to feel awkward and girlish.

For a few seconds she found her eyes trapped in that unnervingly steady gaze .

He flinched but withstood the glare and held Lee's steady gaze .

■ VERB

allow

What dreary offices we inhabit, I thought as I allowed my gaze to travel round this miniature version of my own.

Her preoccupation with Proteus allowed Kevin's tormented gaze to creep up as far as her knees.

She allowed her gaze to flick up every time the hand passed the twelve.

She allowed her steady gaze to flicker from the glass which she had been holding firm.

avert

This may be the wrong time for the party to avert its gaze .

Neither of us cries but we are obviously repressing deep emotions, and peo-ple, sensing this, avert their gaze .

Art, it seems, is the perpetual recidivist, always ducking back into the aesthetic as soon as vigilant life averts its gaze .

In it the artist portrays a disheveled thirty-one-year-old Morisot averting her gaze from the viewer.

I averted my gaze and felt uncomfortable.

He averted his gaze from the Fermoyle house, where Jozia might be watching him this very moment.

No, but I've averted my gaze a few times.

I averted my gaze , taking in a deep breath then just to prove I could.

avoid

Throughout our long conversation his head is constantly in motion, eyes darting to and fro consciously avoiding my gaze .

It skidded to a halt immediately and rapidly looked away, avoiding the man's gaze .

She sat down, avoiding the huge mirror behind him, trying to avoid his gaze .

Steadfastly, she avoided his gaze , not wanting to give him an opportunity for some deflating remark.

Willie shuffled with embarrassment and avoided her large gaze .

They were all studiously avoiding meeting his gaze , though he thought they were watching him out of the sides of their eyes.

Most had made for the jousting grounds to get a good seat; the rest carefully avoided Brandon's gaze .

direct

They directed their gaze on Miss Bedwelty, confirming the worst.

It is towards experiences, then, that we shall have to direct our analytical gaze .

draw

His white linen undershirt was open at the throat, drawing Isabel's gaze upward.

Letia half-turned to face her, drawing her gaze back.

It was Corrary who pointed, and drew their gaze to the dark shadow on the water.

Landed and aristocratic ladies drew his adoring gaze .

Rows of simple wooden benches drew her gaze towards the altar, where candles burned beside a tall, plain wooden crucifix.

drop

For no reason at all, she shivered and dropped her gaze .

We look at each other, and then, drop our gaze to hide our confusion.

Immediately, she dropped her gaze away, feeling torn once again.

He dropped his gaze and concentrated on his hands, examining his clean perfect nails.

feel

As he followed Isaac's gaze , Alan felt the nightmare closing in.

follow

I followed her gaze down the long empty platform and there at the other end stood a tall figure.

Mavis followed his gaze with her eyes and found her Uncle Alban.

Dolly and Linda followed his gaze .

He stared off toward a cluster of people near the fireplace and I followed his gaze .

As he followed Isaac's gaze , Alan felt the nightmare closing in.

There was a look of stupid surprise on his face, and Barbara followed his gaze , uncomprehending.

Intrigued, she followed his gaze .

hold

Fear spurted up into his mouth but he managed to hold the gaze , eye to eye.

She looks up at him, holds his gaze for a second or two, then drops her eyes.

The intense blue of his eyes had dimmed as he looked up and held her gaze .

The woman scrutinized me from across the office, holding her penetrating gaze as I walked toward her.

But it was his partner who drew and held Lindsey's gaze .

Hitch held her gaze until he heard Plummer heading back towards the kitchen.

She held his gaze as long as she could.

He just stood there and looked at her and Maggie held his gaze for a moment before inviting him in.

keep

He could not keep her gaze .

I said evenly, keeping my gaze level and steady and my posture perpendicular and upright.

He kept his gaze on one particular tree.

He kept his gaze in his lap.

The woman keeps shifting her gaze from Cote to stare at the pads with a kind of fascinated horror.

let

Tallis watched them, then let her gaze wander along the stark crags and jutting masonry walls.

He let his gaze rest upon the awed and silent faces that fringed his passage, but without seeing them.

She did not let her gaze rise from this task.

What does it mean when man gazes into a woman's eyes, then lets his gaze drop to her cleavage?

Dreading what he might see, Rincewind let his gaze slide upwards.

Idly, he let his gaze drift across the horizon.

I found it hard not to let my gaze wander over the sideways-falling cup of her blue bikini.

lower

He stepped back from the microphone and lowered his gaze , lost in painful emotion.

When Ryan read the charge of homicide of Menendez, Franco lowered his gaze from the bench and stared at his feet.

She lowered her gaze hastily and found her irrepressible sense of humour surfacing.

meet

Duroc looked up at Rafferty, and the priest turned his head, meeting his gaze with pained, still-clear eyes.

Jack looked down, afraid to meet his gaze .

She sat at our feet in perfect composure, head high, her eyes never meeting my gaze .

She was tense, almost afraid to breathe, almost afraid to meet his gaze .

Her soft blue eyes hardened as they had never done before in her life and she met his gaze head-on.

When Byrne looked back, Stephen could not meet his gaze .

She said nothing, but she met his gaze fully and did not veil her own.

return

Surere was returning his gaze out of candid, friendly eyes; convinced eyes.

But still, I kept my eyes fixed on the floor, refusing to return his gaze .

He returned her gaze intently - but remained silent.

She returned his gaze without backing off.

shift

They shifted their gaze to Rosen who grimaced sympathy at them, nodding.

The woman keeps shifting her gaze from Cote to stare at the pads with a kind of fascinated horror.

Then, as he seemed about to leave, he shifted his gaze from Sean O'Farrell and caught her staring.

tear

A that Mala flushed slightly, but even so seemed unable to tear her gaze away from the man in gold and white.

Bernice tore her gaze from the creature.

At last Fairham tore his gaze away and filed out in front of Nicholson.

turn

Puzzled, she turned her gaze once more to the pictured Petula.

Ask yourself what turned your gaze in another direction.

PHRASES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

avert your eyes/gaze etc

Art, it seems, is the perpetual recidivist, always ducking back into the aesthetic as soon as vigilant life averts its gaze.

He stepped into the aisle, averting his eyes from the altar.

I averted my eyes from her.

I averted my gaze and felt uncomfortable.

I wish I had power, just power enough to avert my eyes.

In it the artist portrays a disheveled thirty-one-year-old Morisot averting her gaze from the viewer.

Sometimes Fate tiptoes discreetly at the margins of our lives, averting her eyes and keeping her distance.

They avert their eyes when they pass her in the hall.

drop your eyes/gaze

They dropped their eyes and pretended not to notice him.

For no reason at all, she shivered and dropped her gaze.

He blessed himself and dropped his eyes as the hearse passed.

I drop my eyes in confusion.

I dropped my eyes to my foot, straightened out the tongue, and stood up.

She dropped her eyes back to the pile of letters.

She looks up at him, holds his gaze for a second or two, then drops her eyes.

We look at each other, and then, drop our gaze to hide our confusion.

fasten your eyes/gaze on sb/sth

Maggie fastened her eyes on him and tried to get control of her temper and her very stupidly lingering disappointment.

gaze at/contemplate your navel

level voice/look/gaze

Her eyes were a washed-out blue with a level gaze.

look/stare/gaze into space

He was just gazing into space .

In his study, Bernard Quex stared into space , pen motionless over his notepad.

Mrs Frizzell gazed into space and Mrs Murphy smoothed back errant curls from her damp forehead.

Mrs James caught me staring into space twice even though the girl sitting next to me had nudged me in time.

My companion remained oblivious to the sights, staring into space and frowning.

Rachel screamed and woke up, drenched with sweat, shaking, staring into space .

Sometimes the door was ajar and I would see her sitting absolutely still, staring into space , not reading at all.

Usually, after a performance I come home and stare into space .

meet sb's eye(s)/gaze/glance etc

It was hard to meet his eyes for long, and she looked away.

Nothing in the three villagers' long but sheltered past could have prepared them for the horrendous sight that met their eyes.

On occasion, she would meet Ted's eyes, and he would wink, and nod his head encouragingly.

She met Charles's eyes and looked away in case he could read her renewed longing for Keele.

She met his eyes without flinching, a mutinous sparkle enlivening the depths of her own grey gaze.

They meet the eyes of others.

This is an interesting question and there is probably more to it than meets the eye.

penetrating look/eyes/gaze etc

Although most people would have stared at his nose Adam was more struck by his penetrating eyes.

He was from Fukien province, was missionary-trained, and had bright, penetrating eyes.

Matron was equally dignified, with a towering cap of white linen and a penetrating gaze.

Nomatterwhat she did to distract herself, his dark penetrating eyes lingered in her memory as though they'd been branded there.

Take a long hard, and penetrating look into the way you handle your life and the pattern of your partnerships in general.

The woman scrutinized me from across the office, holding her penetrating gaze as I walked toward her.

They were the blackest, brightest, most penetrating eyes I ever saw....

sb's eyes/gaze settles on sb/sth

sb's eyes/gaze/glance fall(s) on sth

A fierce, terrified elation raced through her veins as her eyes fell on the knife only an inch away from her hand.

As he scanned the room for potential defenders his eyes fell on Father Ed Dougherty.

Does the gaze fall on the impaired body or on social barriers?

He greeted her, his eyes falling on her again for an instant and then skittering away.

He helped me shift the tea-chests and his eyes fell on your clothes as though dazed in a perfumed garden.

Its huge eyes fell on the scrap of paper on the floor.

Looking around, his glance fell on the twigs scattered on the ground where Cassowary had thrown them.

My eyes fell on the bed and to my horror something began slowly to stir under the blanket.

searching look/glance/gaze

Crouched down beside it, Delaney took another searching glance behind him, at the lifeless, cluttered room.

Guy led Chalon back on to the road, casting another searching glance up at Isabel's closed face.

Soul searching Look no further for a hot new boy band.

The searching gaze was too much for Denis.

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

a small man with a shrewd gaze

Toni turned her gaze back to the fireplace.

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

Hinn focused his gaze on the opposite end of the stadium, near the top.

It seemed that he had not heard Garland's little speech but his gaze came round eventually.

It was that bitter rivalry that led us to lift our gaze to space-but what we have seen has transfigured us.

Nathan's gaze flickered over her, his own thoughts hidden behind eyes reflecting the soft glow of the bedhead lamp.

She said nothing, but she met his gaze fully and did not veil her own.

The full force of that old gaze .

The tap-tap boy with the crooked gaze stood in the open doorway, grinning as usual.

We look at each other, and then, drop our gaze to hide our confusion.

Longman DOCE5 Extras English vocabulary.      Дополнительный английский словарь Longman DOCE5.