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Overview of verb stare

The verb stare has 2 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (82) gaze, stare

(look at with fixed eyes; "The students stared at the teacher with amazement")

2. (4) stare

(fixate one's eyes; "The ancestor in the painting is staring down menacingly")

Overview of adj staring

The adj staring has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. agaze, staring

((used of eyes) open and fixed as if in fear or wonder; "staring eyes")

2. arrant, complete, consummate, double-dyed, everlasting, gross, perfect, pure, sodding, stark, staring, thoroughgoing, utter, unadulterated

(without qualification; used informally as (often pejorative) intensifiers; "an arrant fool"; "a complete coward"; "a consummate fool"; "a double-dyed villain"; "gross negligence"; "a perfect idiot"; "pure folly"; "what a sodding mess"; "stark staring mad"; "a thoroughgoing villain"; "utter nonsense"; "the unadulterated truth") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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