Synonyms for Gaze:

n.

eye, gape, check on, look around, take in, examine. act (noun)
regard.
gaze (noun)
gape, gawk, eye, look, regard, stare, view, goggle, watch.

v.

observe (verb)
look, observe, witness, watch, eyewitness, view, behold, perceive, sight see, spectate.
perception (verb)
stare.

Other synonyms:

eye contact, examine, gawk, look around, check on, sighting, goggle. gape, take in. preview. eye. look at
view, watch.

Usage examples for gaze

  1. Before hers, his gaze fell. – Winding Paths by Gertrude Page
  2. He was looking directly at her now, and it was Miss Amanda who could not bring her gaze to meet his. – Carolyn of the Corners by Ruth Belmore Endicott
  3. She swung her gaze reluctantly to his. – Gaslight Sonatas by Fannie Hurst