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1. stare

verb. ['ˈstɛr'] look at with fixed eyes.

Synonyms

  • stargaze
  • outstare
  • look
  • stare down
  • gaze

Antonyms

  • profound
  • mistrust
  • distrust
  • disagree

Etymology

  • staren (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • starian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Rhymes with Stare

  • pitiesalpetriere
  • multimillionaire
  • euromobiliare
  • concessionaire
  • questionnaire
  • doctrinaire
  • trosclair
  • st_pierre
  • stpierre
  • st_claire
  • st_clair
  • stclair
  • montclair
  • millionaire
  • microware
  • maxicare
  • laterriere
  • larosiere
  • icelandair
  • frontiere
  • foursquare
  • disrepair
  • buenos-aires
  • billionaire
  • almaguer
  • whitehair
  • solitaire
  • sinclair
  • praxair
  • nationair

Sentences with stare


1. Noun, singular or mass
Choose a spot in the fog at eye level and stare at it.

2. Verb, base form
He might even stare at you and bark for what you think is no reason.

Quotes about stare


1. The loneliest moment in someone’s life is when they are watching their whole world fall apart, and all they can do is stare blankly.
- F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby

2. Stare, pry, listen, eavesdrop. Die knowing something. You are not here long.
- Walker Evans

3. The secret to success, to parenting, to life, is to not count up the cost. Don't focus on all the steps it will take. Don't stare into the abyss at the giant leap it will take. That view will keep you from taking the next small step.
- Regina Brett

2. stare

noun. ['ˈstɛr'] a fixed look with eyes open wide.

Synonyms

  • contemplation
  • regard
  • looking at
  • looking
  • glower
  • look
  • gaze
  • glare

Antonyms

  • respect
  • exclude
  • disrespect
  • disesteem

Etymology

  • staren (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • starian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. stare

verb. ['ˈstɛr'] fixate one's eyes.

Synonyms

  • look
  • glare

Antonyms

  • inattentiveness
  • heedless
  • heedful

Etymology

  • staren (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • starian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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