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n. (Zool.) The starling.

 - vb. To look with fixed eyes wide open, as through fear, wonder, surprise, impudence, etc.; to fasten an earnest and prolonged gaze on some object. To be very conspicuous on account of size, prominence, color, or brilliancy; as, staring windows or colors. To stand out; to project; to bristle.

Syn. - To gaze; to look earnestly. See Gaze.

 - vb. To look earnestly at; to gaze at. To stare in the face, to be before the eyes, or to be undeniably evident.

 - n. The act of staring; a fixed look with eyes wide open.

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