Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: stare
IPA transcription: [st'ɛɹ]
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: stare
    Meaning: a fixed look with eyes open wide
verb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: gaze, stare
    Meaning: look at with fixed eyes; "The students stared at the teacher with amazement"
  • Synonyms: stare
    Meaning: fixate one's eyes; "The ancestor in the painting is staring down menacingly"
Usage examples
  • Why do you stare so?
  • 'Why do you stare at me so?
  • He gave her a baffled stare
  • He turned his head to stare.
  • He could only stare, horrified.
  • He could only stare, bewildered.
  • Margaret could do nothing but stare at the man before her.
  • But he could only stare into the darkness and guess and guess.
  • But the stare, when presently it began, increased in intensity.
  • Grace nodded to her, but her salutation met with a chilly stare.