Usage examples for gaping

  1. Then, into my kitchen, right in front of our round eyes and gaping mouths, walked a smiling, pleasant, talkative young woman who was quite sane. – How and When to Be Your Own Doctor by Dr. Isabelle A. Moser with Steve Solomon
  2. This was a very false scent, which had however the excuse that my brother's example really couldn't but act upon me- the scent was apparently so true for him; from the moment my small " interest in art," that is my bent for gaping at illustrations and exhibitions, was absorbing and genuine. – A Small Boy and Others by Henry James
  3. The guards in- doors had by no means finished gaping over this fact, when one of the soldiers who, on examination nights, stood at the outer gate, came hurrying in with a fresh item. – The Genius by Margaret Horton Potter