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gaze

verb [I usually + adv/prep] uk   /ɡeɪz/ us  
B2 to look at something or someone for a long time, especially in surprise or admiration, or because you are thinking about something else: Annette gazed admiringly at Warren as he spoke. He spends hours gazing out of the window when he should be working.Using the eyesEyesight, glasses and lensesThe eye and surrounding areaPerceptive

gaze

noun [S] uk   /ɡeɪz/ us  
C2 a long look, usually of a particular kind: a steady gaze an innocent/admiring gazeliterary As I looked out, my gaze fell on a small child by the road.Using the eyesEyesight, glasses and lensesThe eye and surrounding areaPerceptive
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