Definitions of staringly

  1. With a staring look. Newage Dictionary DB
  2. To stare in the face, to be plainly before the eyes. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for staringly

  1. The only colour which starts out staringly is ultramarine, owing of course to this mineral material resisting time and change more perfectly than the pigments with which it is associated. – The Life of Michelangelo Buonarroti by John Addington Symonds
  2. Intellect is to a woman's nature what her watch- spring skirt is to her dress; it ought to underlie her silks and embroideries, but not to show itself too staringly on the outside. – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)