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eye contactnoun [U]

 us   /ˈɑɪ ˌkɑn·tækt/
the act of looking directly in the eyes of another person as the other person looks at you
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eye contactnoun [U]

uk   us  
a situation in which two people look directly into each other's eyes. Eye contact is considered to be an important part of effective communication: Throughout the interview, she was trying to remain polite while avoiding direct eye contact. Lack of eye contact during a conversation is sometimes thought to be an indicator that the person is lying. good/poor eye contactmake/avoid/maintain eye contact (with sb) Skilful presenters are good at making eye contact with an audience.
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Translations of “eye contact”
in Chinese (Simplified) 目光接触…
in Turkish göz teması…
in Russian взгляд в глаза…
in Chinese (Traditional) 目光接觸…
in Polish kontakt wzrokowy…
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