Part of speech:
1590, Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene, III.4:
Focus is defined as to concentrate on something in particular. Focus is defined as to bring into view.
To be turned or placed with the front toward a specified direction.
Noisy but with little significance.
the act of directing the eyes toward something and perceiving it visually
the act of searching visually
Seem is defined as to appear.
To ascertain; find out:
To consider likely or certain:
Examine is defined as to analyze, inspect or carefully study.
To come into view; show or appear gradually or partially, as though from hiding
To peer is defined as to look closely or intently at something that may difficult to see.
Gape is defined as to open the mouth widely, such as to yawn or in surprise.
To scrutinize is to look at something very closely or very carefully.
To view mentally; keep informed about
To think about intently; study carefully
Stare means to look continuously at one point.
Scan is defined as to closely and quickly look at something, to use an electronic device to copy an image or text into a digital file, or to analyze verse into metrical verse.
To read quickly or in cursory fashion:
To survey or study mentally; consider:
(Intransitive, copulative) To seem; to have a certain semblance; to look.
Ignore is defined as to deliberately disregard, or to avoid noticing.
To be a waiter or waitress at:
To wait for; expect
To judge; consider; estimate
To stake (an amount, for example) in a bet.
To rely or depend (on or upon)
Glower is defined as to stare at someone angrily.
Squint is to close one eye, or to squeeze your eyes shut a little, to try to get a better view.
To snoop is to investigate or poke around, typically into someone's private affairs or where you are not wanted.
To go in search of something; hunt
To review books, plays, etc., as for a newspaper
Pry is defined as to raise or move something with force, obtain something with effort or be very curious about something.
Peek is defined as to look at someone secretly or quickly.
To review briefly
(Reflexive) (lower oneself) To humble oneself; to do something one considers to be beneath one's dignity.
To search into so as to learn the facts; inquire into systematically
Goggle is defined as to stare at with wide-open eyes.
To gaze or think with exultation or malicious pleasure
To catch a brief, quick view of, as in passing; perceive momentarily and incompletely
To glare is defined as to stare at.
The definition of gawk is to gape or stare at something, often openly and in a way that makes you look silly.
To con is to trick someone, or use deception to defraud or lie to someone.
To hold in view; look at; see; regard
Study is to spend time learning about or investigating a subject.
To blemish, scratch, or stain.
To examine and study scientifically
To catch sight of; see:
Discern is defined as to recognize someone or something as different from someone or something else.
To think of or consider in a particular way:
To try to locate or discover; search for:
To search for; seek
To search; seek
To avoid (a blow, etc.) by moving or shifting quickly aside
To ignore; neglect
The act or instance of looking:
To rely or depend (on)
To have a dependence:
To see as a probable occurrence; expect:
The colorless, odorless, tasteless mixture of gases that surrounds the Earth. Air consists of about 78 percent nitrogen and 21 percent oxygen, with the remaining part made up mainly of argon, carbon dioxide, neon, helium, methane, and krypton in decreasing order of volume. Air also contains varying amounts of water vapor, particulate matter such as dust and soot, and chemical pollutants.
To show consideration for:
To refrain from using, engaging in, or partaking of:
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