steely gaze

steely gaze

Cliché an intense, staring gaze. The principal turned a steely gaze toward the frightened student and suddenly smiled.
See also: gaze, steely
References in classic literature ?
But now, strangely enough, he had no sooner seated himself and bent his steely gaze upon me, than, for some reason or another, I felt moved to tell him everything--to speak to him of my love in all its phases.
THE female monk stood only six feet away, perfectly still with a steely gaze.
Though she plays it cool, we all know she's not the best at sticking to her guns and she melts under his steely gaze.
And it's not even down to all their years of experience and being cool in front of the cameras, but more the fact that they haven't got insanelytight time limits to keep to, or Paul's steely gaze trained on them as they attempt to whip up something they've never even heard of before.
And it's not even down to all their years of experience and being cool in front of the cameras, more the fact that they haven't got insanely tight time limits to keep to, Or Paul's steely gaze trained on them as they attempt to whip up something they've never even heard of before.
It's more the fact that they haven't got insanely-tight time limits to keep to, or Paul's steely gaze trained on them as they attempt to whip up something they've never even heard of before.
I love it when Mary Berry drops the temperature in the tent with her steely gaze, or when Paul dips his head but raises his eyes before completely dismissing whatever it is he's eating, and most of all I love the drama.
However we reckon that if you looked hard enough you might be able to find the odd cook who's used to working under greater pressure than even Wallace's steely gaze can offer.
Her steely gaze and demeanor on the mound were intimidating, while off-the-field, she shined in interviews.
Maybe that's where alcohol campaigners should be directing their steely gaze.
While Lagarde turned her steely gaze upon the hi-jinx of a U.
Some MPs laughed, but May only gave her signature steely gaze.
Rand fixed the heckler with a steely gaze and replied: "That's right.
Andy, a young hopeful from Hampshire, told us: "I'm very good at handling pressure" - and then crumbled under Monica's steely gaze and, ahem, encouragement: "Andy, get it together - yes?
His body is fitter than ever, the steely gaze honed to perfection and the Bond girls he meets along the way naturally stunning.