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.
She was funny and terrifying, often at the same time, and whenever she fixed her steely gaze on Jennifer Lawrence, you could feel the skill and power behind it.
His steely gaze conveys a look of determination and authority that gives a small hint as to why the Lebanese-Brazilian-French businessman became one of the most respected and sought-after executives in the world today.
At the end of the story he turned his steely gaze on my husband.
But Hollywood, famous for his steely gaze and often dubbed a "silver fox", said he could not "turn my back" on Bake Off as the white tent is where he belongs.
With her creepy mask and steely gaze, Elena Anaya's character in the upcoming DC film "Wonder Woman" definitely looks every inch a villain.
Standing approximately 8 inches tall, this statue paperweight features the Dark Knight unmasked, revealing the steely gaze of billionaire Bruce Wayne.
A steely gaze, muscular legs and very tight buttocks.
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.
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.
Yes, his steely gaze and unrelenting queries made me aghast at my ignorance, but by the end of the conversation Lynn had me convinced that with more diligence, reading and thought, I might be onto something.
While Lagarde turned her steely gaze upon the hi-jinx of a U.
Rand fixed the heckler with a steely gaze and replied: "That's right.