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stare

(stār),
1. To look intently or fixedly.
2. An intent gaze.
[A.S. starian]

stare

(stār) [AS. starian]
To gaze fixedly at anyone or anything.
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AS we stare down the barrel of three million unemployed by the end of next year, a thought occurs.
If, during the course of the season - and it's the same at any football club whether you are competiting for championships, European places or battling relegation - there will come a time when you have got to stare down your players in the dressing room, albeit that they may be physically or mentally broken, you will stare them down and you will demand an extra five per cent from each and everyone of them.
Reagan, Bush 41 and 43, Clinton, Cheney, and Quayle all stare down at customers--though none has actually dropped in for a trim, many of their staffers have been regulars.