agaze

agaze
adjective Date: circa 1902 engaged in the act of gazing

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • agaze — adj. 1. 1 looking intently; used of eyes. Syn: staring [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Agaze — s. Habesch …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • agaze — [ə gāz′] adv., adj. gazing …   English World dictionary

  • agaze — /euh gayz /, adj. staring intently; gazing: The children were agaze at the Christmas tree. [1400 50; late ME. See A 1, GAZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • agaze — adjective Gazing. The two who were left behind stood agaze at each other, listening to the creak of Carrolls footsteps on the stairs, to the jar of bolt and chain as the …   Wiktionary

  • agaze — adv. gazingly, staringly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • agaze — a•gaze [[t]əˈgeɪz[/t]] adj. staring intently; gazing • Etymology: 1400–50 …   From formal English to slang

  • agaze — adv. gazing …   Useful english dictionary

  • agaze staring — opened opened adj. 1. having the covering skin pulled back; used of mouth or eyes; as, his mouth slightly opened. Opposite of {closed}. [Narrower terms: {agape(predicate), gaping, yawning ; {agaze, staring ; {round eyed, wide ] Syn: open.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • agapepredicate gaping yawning — opened opened adj. 1. having the covering skin pulled back; used of mouth or eyes; as, his mouth slightly opened. Opposite of {closed}. [Narrower terms: {agape(predicate), gaping, yawning ; {agaze, staring ; {round eyed, wide ] Syn: open.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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