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  • n. An object, event or person that is stared at (or gazed at) by many people.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A person or thing gazed at with scorn or abhorrence; an object of curiosity or contempt.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A person or thing gazed at with wonder or curiosity, especially of a scornful kind.

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  • The lasses, especially the teens,
    Were agog over Jack's magic beans
    And made his amazing stalk
    The village gazingstock,
    Provoking some unseemly scenes.

    April 25, 2015