meet (one's) gaze

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meet (one's) gaze

To make eye contact with one, typically in a way that is confident or without shame. She couldn't meet my gaze because she knew how angry I was with her. When shaking hands with someone, you should always meet their gaze.
See also: gaze, meet
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In several separate, breathtaking shots, a judge, distracted or deep in thought, seems to meet our gaze and linger there, though surely each woman is just resting her eyes for a moment on the small window opposite the bench, behind which the camera hides.
reporters@dailyrecord.co.uk PEERING through masks of blood and grime, the children of Syria meet our gaze with haunted eyes.
When walking through Coventry it's so nice to see, Lovely tubs of flowers spread around pleasingly, Beautiful petunias of different colour shades, White daisies, red geraniums to meet our gaze.