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Definition of Stare

Stare
Stare Stare, n. [AS. st[ae]r. See Starling.] (Zo["o]l.) The starling. [Obs.]
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Stare Stare, v. i. [imp. & p. p. stared; p. pr. & vb. n. staring.] [AS. starian; akin to LG. & D. staren, OHG. star[=e]n, G. starren, Icel. stara; cf. Icel. stira, Dan. stirre, Sw. stirra, and G. starr stiff, rigid, fixed, Gr. ? solid (E. stereo-), Skr. sthira firm, strong. [root]166. Cf. Sterile.] 1. To look with fixed eyes wide open, as through fear, wonder, surprise, impudence, etc.; to fasten an earnest and prolonged gaze on some object. For ever upon the ground I see thee stare. --Chaucer. Look not big, nor stamp, nor stare, nor fret. --Shak. 2. To be very conspicuous on account of size, prominence, color, or brilliancy; as, staring windows or colors. 3. To stand out; to project; to bristle. [Obs.] Makest my blood cold, and my hair to stare. --Shak. Take off all the staring straws and jags in the hive. --Mortimer. Syn: To gaze; to look earnestly. See Gaze.
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Stare Stare, v. t. To look earnestly at; to gaze at. I will stare him out of his wits. --Shak. To stare in the face, to be before the eyes, or to be undeniably evident. ``The law . . . stares them in the face whilst they are breaking it.' --Locke.
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Stare Stare, n. The act of staring; a fixed look with eyes wide open. ``A dull and stupid stare.' --Churchill.
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Starling Star"ling, n. [OE. sterlyng, a dim. of OE. stare, AS. st[ae]r; akin to AS. stearn, G. star, staar, OHG. stara, Icel. starri, stari, Sw. stare, Dan. st[ae]r, L. sturnus. Cf. Stare a starling.] 1. (Zo["o]l.) Any passerine bird belonging to Sturnus and allied genera. The European starling (Sturnus vulgaris) is dark brown or greenish black, with a metallic gloss, and spotted with yellowish white. It is a sociable bird, and builds about houses, old towers, etc. Called also stare, and starred. The pied starling of India is Sternopastor contra. 2. (Zo["o]l.) A California fish; the rock trout. 3. A structure of piles driven round the piers of a bridge for protection and support; -- called also sterling. Rose-colored starling. (Zo["o]l.) See Pastor.

Meaning of Stare from wikipedia

- Stare may refer to: Staré, a village and muni****lity in Michalovce District in the Kosice Region of eastern Slovakia Stare, Oborniki County in Greater...
- The Men Who Stare at Goats is a 2009 satirical dark comedy war film directed by Grant Heslov and starring George Clooney, Ewan McGregor, Jeff Bridges...
- The thousand-yard stare or two-thousand-yard stare is a phrase often used to describe the blank, unfocused gaze of soldiers who have become emotionally...
- attained. The principle by which judges are bound to precedents is known as stare decisis (a Latin phrase with the literal meaning of "Let the decision stand")...
- For the village in Ukraine, see Stare Selo. Stare Sioło [ˈstarɛ ˈɕɔwɔ] (Ukrainian: Старе Село, Stare Selo) is a village in the administrative district...
- Gorgon Stare is a video capture technology developed by the United States military. It is a spherical array of nine cameras attached to an aerial drone...
- The Men Who Stare at Goats (2004) is a non-fiction work by Jon Ronson concerning the U.S. Army's exploration of New Age concepts and the potential military...
- Stare Mesto is either Staré Město or Staré Mesto written without diacritics: Staré Město (meaning Old town in Czech), name of several locations in the...
- "Stop and Stare" is the second single by American band OneRepublic from their debut studio album, Dreaming Out Loud (2007). "Stop and Stare" was released...
- Staré Hory is a village in the Banská Bystrica Region in Central Slovakia. It is situated in the Staré Hory Mountains, between the Veľká Fatra and Low...
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