gaze+earnestly

  • 1 gaze — 1. verb /ɡeɪz/ a) To stare intently or earnestly. Gerty MacDowell who was seated near her companions, lost in thought, gazing far away into the distance was, in very truth, as fair a specimen of winsome Irish girlhood as one could wish to see. b) …

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  • 2 gaze — I. v. n. Look intently, look long, look fixedly, keep one s look fixed, look long and earnestly. II. n. Intent look, fixed look …

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  • 3 gloat — v. n. Stare, gaze, gaze earnestly, look intently, gaze passionately, gaze with passionate satisfaction …

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  • 4 Gloat — Gloat, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Gloated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Gloating}.] [Akin to Icel. glotta to smile scornfully, G. glotzen to gloat.] To look steadfastly; to gaze earnestly; to gaze with passionate desire, lust, or avarice. [1913 Webster] 2. To… …

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  • 5 Gloated — Gloat Gloat, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Gloated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Gloating}.] [Akin to Icel. glotta to smile scornfully, G. glotzen to gloat.] To look steadfastly; to gaze earnestly; to gaze with passionate desire, lust, or avarice. [1913 Webster] 2.… …

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  • 6 Gloating — Gloat Gloat, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Gloated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Gloating}.] [Akin to Icel. glotta to smile scornfully, G. glotzen to gloat.] To look steadfastly; to gaze earnestly; to gaze with passionate desire, lust, or avarice. [1913 Webster] 2.… …

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  • 7 stare — v. n. Gaze, gloat, look intently, gaze earnestly …

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  • 8 pore — pore1 /pawr, pohr/, v.i., pored, poring. 1. to read or study with steady attention or application: a scholar poring over a rare old manuscript. 2. to gaze earnestly or steadily: to pore over a painting. 3. to meditate or ponder intently (usually… …

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  • 9 pore — I [[t]pɔr, poʊr[/t]] v. i. pored, por•ing 1) to read or study with steady attention or application (usu. fol. by over): to pore over old manuscripts[/ex] 2) to meditate or ponder intently (usu. fol. by over, on, or upon) 3) to gaze earnestly or… …

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  • 10 pore — I. /pɔ / (say paw) phrase (pored, poring) 1. pore on (or over), to gaze earnestly or steadily at. 2. pore over, to read or study with steady attention or application. 3. pore over (or on){{}} (or upon), to meditate on or ponder intently. {Middle… …

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  • 11 por´er — pore1 «pr, pohr», intransitive verb, pored, por|ing. 1. to gaze earnestly or steadily: »She pored over the picture book in silence enjoying the colors. 2. to study long and steadily: »He would rather pore over a book than play …

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  • 12 Eusebia (empress) — Eusebia (†360, full name Flavia Aurelia Eusebia, sometimes known as Aurelia Eusebia) was the second wife of Emperor Constantius II. Main sources for the knowledge about her life are Julian s panegyric Speech of Thanks to the Empress Eusebia in… …

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  • 13 Continuationism — is a Christian theological belief that the gifts of the Holy Spirit have continued to this present age, specifically the sign gifts such as tongues and prophecy. Continuationism is the opposite of Cessationism. Contents 1 Continuationism 2 The… …

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  • 14 stare — stare, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {stared} (st[^a]rd); p. pr. & vb. n. {staring}.] [AS. starian; akin to LG. & D. staren, OHG. star[=e]n, G. starren, Icel. stara; cf. Icel. stira, Dan. stirre, Sw. stirra, and G. starr stiff, rigid, fixed, Gr. stereo s… …

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  • 15 stared — stare stare, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {stared} (st[^a]rd); p. pr. & vb. n. {staring}.] [AS. starian; akin to LG. & D. staren, OHG. star[=e]n, G. starren, Icel. stara; cf. Icel. stira, Dan. stirre, Sw. stirra, and G. starr stiff, rigid, fixed, Gr.… …

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  • 16 staring — stare stare, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {stared} (st[^a]rd); p. pr. & vb. n. {staring}.] [AS. starian; akin to LG. & D. staren, OHG. star[=e]n, G. starren, Icel. stara; cf. Icel. stira, Dan. stirre, Sw. stirra, and G. starr stiff, rigid, fixed, Gr.… …

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  • 17 Civilization (film) — Civilization Directed by Reginald Barker Thomas H. Ince Raymond B. West Produced by …

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  • 18 Pilgrimages — • Journeys made to some place with the purpose of venerating it, or in order to ask there for supernatural aid, or to discharge some religious obligation. Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Pilgrimages     Pilgrimages …

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  • 19 Warren G. Harding: Inaugural Address — ▪ Primary Source       Friday, March 4, 1921       When one surveys the world about him after the great storm, noting the marks of destruction and yet rejoicing in the ruggedness of the things which withstood it, if he is an American he breathes… …

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  • 20 intent — I. /ɪnˈtɛnt / (say in tent) noun 1. an intending or purposing, as to commit some act: criminal intent. 2. that which is intended; purpose; aim; design; intention: my intent was to buy. 3. Law the state of someone s mind which directs their… …

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