gaze


gaze
01. The two lovers sat [gazing] into each other's eyes for hours.
02. The snake held the little bird in its [gaze] for a brief moment, and then attacked.
03. We all sat around the fire [gazing] into the burning embers.
04. The farmer helped the cow give birth, under the curious [gaze] of the children.
05. When he followed her [gaze], he saw that she was looking at his best friend.
06. The young girl sat [gazing] at herself in the mirror, and thinking about how she looked before her accident.
07. The students started to laugh nervously, under the angry [gaze] of the teacher.
08. I [gazed] up at the sky just in time to see a huge eagle fly over.
09. Antoine de Saint-Exupery wrote that love does not consist of [gazing] at each other, but in looking together in the same direction.
10. Orison Swett Marden once remarked that all who have accomplished great things have had a great aim, have fixed their [gaze] on a goal which was high, one which sometimes seemed impossible.
11. If you [gaze] at the night sky, you will see thousands of starts scattered in random groups.
12. Quintus Ennius once observed that no one regards what is before his feet; we all [gaze] at the stars.
13. The snake held the mouse in its [gaze] for a minute before striking.
14. The surfers [gazed] at the huge waves, and then plunged into the water with whoops of excitement.
15. The young girl sat [gazing] out the window of the classroom, her mind miles away.

Grammatical examples in English. 2013.

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  • gaze — gaze …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • Gaze — Gaze …   Deutsch Wörterbuch

  • gaze — [ gaz ] n. f. • 1461; p. ê. de la ville de Gaza 1 ♦ Tissu léger et transparent, de soie, de lin ou de laine, à armure complexe, à fils sinueux. Robe de gaze. ♢ Spécialt Bande, compresse de gaze (de coton). « La gaze enveloppait le crâne et… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • gazé — gaze [ gaz ] n. f. • 1461; p. ê. de la ville de Gaza 1 ♦ Tissu léger et transparent, de soie, de lin ou de laine, à armure complexe, à fils sinueux. Robe de gaze. ♢ Spécialt Bande, compresse de gaze (de coton). « La gaze enveloppait le crâne et… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Gaze — The French term for gauze, and there are many fabrics made in France to which this name is given. The most common are as follows: Gaze a Bluter Made in cotton or silk and used for sifting purposes. It is a plain gauze. Gaze Brilliantine A high… …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • GAZE — es un acrónimo de ‘gazte ekinzale’ que en euskara significa, joven emprendedor/a. Desde su creación, en el 2008, su objetivo principal ha sido fomentar la cultura emprendedora y el sentido de iniciativa entre la juventud estudiantil de educación… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Gaze — [ˈɡaːzə] oder Mull [mʊl] ist ein leichtes, halbdurchsichtiges Gewebe in Dreher , Scheindreher oder Leinwandbindung, wobei die Fäden in Dreherbindung weniger gegeneinander versetzt sind als in den beiden letztgenannten Arten …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Gaze — Gaze, ein dem Flor ähnliches, durchsichtiges, lockergewebtes Zeug, das nur dadurch von jenem verschieden ist, daß es stärkere Faden hat und dieselben weiter von einander abstehen. Man hat seidene, baumwollene und leinene Gaze, glatte und… …   Damen Conversations Lexikon

  • Gaze — Gaze, n. 1. A fixed look; a look of eagerness, wonder, or admiration; a continued look of attention. [1913 Webster] With secret gaze Or open admiration him behold. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. The object gazed on. [1913 Webster] Made of my enemies… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • gaze — vb Gaze, gape, stare, glare, peer, gloat are comparable when meaning to look at long and attentively, but they vary greatly in their implications of attitude and motive. Gaze implies fixed and prolonged attention (as in admiration, curiosity, or… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • Gaze — (g[=a]z), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Gazed} (g[=a]zd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Gazing}.] [OE. gasen, akin to dial. Sw. gasa, cf. Goth. us gaisjan to terrify, us geisnan to be terrified. Cf. {Aghast}, {Ghastly}, {Ghost}, {Hesitate}.] To fix the eyes in a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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