Definitions

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  • n. One who gazes

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who gazes.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who gazes; one who looks steadily and intently; an attentive on-looker.

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Examples

  • If thou art, as many in this pretending age, a sign or title gazer, and comest into books as Cato into the theatre, to go out again, — thou hast had thy entertainment; farewell!

    The Death of Death in the Death of Christ

  • [28] It is not without good reason therefore, that he claims a serious perusal in return: “Reader, if thou art as many in this pretending age, a sign or title gazer, and comest into books as Cato into the theatre, to go out again, — thou hast had thy entertainment: farewell.”

    Life of Dr Owen

  • If thou art, as many in this pretending age, a sign or title gazer, and comest into books as Cato into the theatre, to go out again, - thou hast had thy entertainment; farewell! "

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  • The gazer was a man, of whom, however, Philip could make nothing out but his white shirt front and his tall stature, and the long black tubes of the opera-glass.

    The Marriage of Elinor

  • But what most interested the gazer was the calm, cold face, in which not a particle of color was visible; the keen, gray eye, which seemed to be reading one's very soul, and the firm, grave mouth, with its expression of energy and power.

    The Aid-De-Camp; A Romance of the War

  • He is the most persistent "gazer" I have yet met in Asia; hour after hour he squats on his hams at my feet and stares intently into my face, as though trying hard to read my inmost thoughts.

    Around the World on a Bicycle - Volume II From Teheran To Yokohama

  • Thanks for asking, KarmaCHEESE - the word "gazer" came to my mind while writing the post - but I wasn't exacly sure what it meant - english not being my language and so on - so, I just googled it and there it was on top of the list.

    Alex Jones' Prison Planet.com

  • And Mary Catherine is what that old biddy, Clara of the Bowed Legs and Beehive her hair, who lives in the cottage across the path, calls a navel gazer.

    Amaryllis in Blueberry

  • BSplayer free allows this, matched with Klite codec pack, and don't look back. gazer

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  • While I had believed that the subject had been exhausted, that the bottomless pit of the individual navel gazer had been done to death, just like Peppy, now here arrives How To Find Yourself to show that previous literature had only scratched the surface of the belly button phenomenon.

    How To Find Yourself (or a reasonable facsimile)

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