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verb [intransitive]     gaze pronunciation in British English
/ɡeɪz/
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present tense
I/you/we/theygaze
he/she/itgazes
present participlegazing
past tensegazed
past participlegazed
  1. to look at someone or something for a long time, for example because they are attractive or interesting, or because you are thinking of something else
    gaze at/into/toward/upon/up at:

    We gazed in wonder at the scene before us.

    He lay on the bed gazing up at the ceiling.

    They gazed into each other’s eyes.

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