- (archaic) The object gazed on.
- A fixed look; a look of eagerness, wonder, or admiration; a continued look of attention.
- In Lacanian psychoanalysis, the relationship of the subject with the desire to look and awareness that one can be viewed.
- (transitive, poetic) To stare at.
- (intransitive) To stare intently or earnestly.
"In fact, for Antonioni this gazing is probably the most fundamental of all cognitive activities ... (from Thinking in the Absence of Image)"