GAZE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of gaze
Definition:
v. fix the eyes in a steady and earnest look; look with eagerness or curiosity, as in admiration, astonishment
Example:
He paused in the ninth inning from his mass handcuffing of the Colorado Rockies lineup, to gaze around the ballpark and remember where he was, and what he was doing.
Sentence in Classic:
She was alone and still, gazing out to sea; and when she felt his presence and the worship of his eyes her eyes turned to him in quiet sufferance of his gaze, without shame or wantonness.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
He stood up slowly, saying that he had to leave us for a minute or so, a few minutes, and, without changing the direction of my gaze, I saw him walking slowly away from us towards the near end of the field.
Dubliners By James Joyce Context
The child stood beside him, holding on to the skirt of his coat, and said nothing but looked all round her with the wondering questioning gaze of childhood.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Sherlock Holmes sat silent for a few minutes with his fingertips still pressed together, his legs stretched out in front of him, and his gaze directed upward to the ceiling.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
He looked from one to the other of us, and under our gaze of inquiry he became conscious that some apology was needed for this unceremonious entry.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
The sky had grown blue and bright; and with the same softness, but with the same remoteness, it met his questioning gaze.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Towards night the sick man was not able to lift his hands, and could only gaze before him with the same intensely concentrated expression in his eyes.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
But now this head was swaying helplessly with the uneven movements of the bearers, and the cold listless gaze fixed itself upon nothing.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
He paused, his gaze still on Pierre, and moved aside on the sofa by way of inviting the other to take a seat beside him.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Kutuzov ceased chewing and fixed an astonished gaze on Wolzogen, as if not understanding what was said to him.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
She recalled his long sad and severe look at those words and understood the meaning of the rebuke and despair in that protracted gaze.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context