To gaze is defined as to stare or look at something with a steady look.(verb)
When you stare dreamily into your lover's eyes for long periods of time, this is an example of gaze.
The definition of a gaze is a steady and intense look.(noun)
When someone stares at you for a long period of time, the look they are giving you is an example of a gaze.
See gaze in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME gazen < Scand, as in Norw & Swed dial. gasa, to stare < ON gas, goose
See gaze in American Heritage Dictionary 4
intransitive verb gazed gazed, gaz·ing, gaz·es
Origin: Middle English gasen
Origin: , probably of Scandinavian origin.
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