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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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He attempted to provide a psychological interpretation of the prevalence of the "staring" belief based on nervousness in social situations, attracting the attention of the starer, turning, and noticing the starer's gaze.
Poortman was seated in a separate room adjoining that of the starer, with his back to the starer.
The subject and the starer were in the same room or in open adjoining rooms, and the subject could have discriminated staring from nonstaring periods by means of subtle, unintentional auditory cues.
In Replication 1, half of the starees were persons already known by the starers (relatives, friends, or familiar undergraduate classmates), whereas half were unknown at the time of the laboratory session (i.
The starers of Replication 1 were three undergraduate psychology students (two females and one male) from a local college who were participating in independent studies internships at the Mind Science Foundation.
It can often be true even when you cannot see the starer.
So that there could be no peeking, subjects had to face away from the starer and wear a blindfold.
If even the slightest raised eyebrow from the junior senator from New York would send the New Hampshire press and political classes into a tizzy, Hillary Clinton's most recent more public mutterings about running for president may have sent some Granite Starers rushing for the AED.
Calling the man a "monstrous starer," who had little "regard to Time, Place, or Modesty," S.