stare englannista suomeksi
To look fixedly (at something).
(RQ:Cleland Fanny Hill)
- A great bargain also had been the excellent Axminster carpet which covered the floor; as, again, the arm-chair in which Bunting now sat forward, staring into the dull, small fire. In fact, that arm-chair had been an extravagance of Mrs. Bunting. She had wanted her husband to be comfortable after the day's work was done, and she had paid thirty-seven shillings for the chair.
To influence in some way by looking fixedly.
''to stare a timid person into submission''
To be very conspicuous on account of size, prominence, colour, or brilliancy.
To stand out; to project; to bristle.
*(RQ:Shakespeare Julius Caesar)
1707, (w), ''The whole Art of Husbandry, in the way of Managing and Improving of Land''
- Take off all the staring straws, twigs and jags in the hive.
A persistent gaze.
''the stares of astonished passers-by''
A starling. (defdate)
*1634, William Wood, ''New Englands Prospect'', I:
- The Stares be bigger than thoſe in ''England'', as blacke as Crowes, being the most troubleſome, and injurious bird of all others ….
(nl-verb form of)
to up to
to be to
to be in a certain condition
a starling (''a songbird'', (m))
starling (a bird)