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 be a waiter or waitress at:
(Obs.) To wait for
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.
To view mentally; keep informed about
To think of (something) in a particular way; regard:
Stare means to look continuously at one point.
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 scrutinize is to look at something very closely or very carefully.
To go in search of something; hunt
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 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.
To peer is defined as to look closely or intently at something that may difficult to see.
To come into view; show or appear gradually or partially, as though from hiding
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.
To read quickly or in cursory fashion:
The definition of gawk is to gape or stare at something, often openly and in a way that makes you look silly.
Gape is defined as to open the mouth widely, such as to yawn or in surprise.
To look at or into critically or methodically in order to find out the facts, condition, etc. of; investigate; inspect; scrutinize; inquire into
To look at on all sides or in all its aspects; to view or consider with continued attention; to regard with deliberate care; to meditate on; to study, ponder, or consider.
To con is to trick someone, or use deception to defraud or lie to someone.
The definition of await is you are expecting or ready for something.
(Intransitive) To come or be in sight; to be in view; to become visible.
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 hold in view; look at; see; regard
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
Ignore is defined as to deliberately disregard, or to avoid noticing.
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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