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Synonyms for gape

Synonyms for gape

to open the mouth wide with a deep inward breath, as when tired or bored

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to look intently and fixedly

to open wide

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an intent fixed look

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an expression of openmouthed astonishment

a stare of amazement (usually with the mouth open)

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look with amazement

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be wide open

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Ba ne gape ba lebogela go atumediwa ga ditlamelo kwa bathong.
O ne gape a tlhalosa gore dikarata tseo di a busiwa moraga ga tiriso.
If the MS222 had a lingering effect on tadpoles from the surgery treatment, we would have expected to see that effect manifested in a slower gape cycle, whereas we observed the opposite.
Larger spines may augment total body length to the point where it exceeds predator gape size resulting in an overall reduction in available prey (Kolar et al 1997).
Valve gape alone is only a coarse indicator of feeding activity, but it is one of the most important and easily measurable behavioral mechanisms exhibited by bivalve molluscs (Newell et al.
Doreen Gape, 77, was walking back to her home in Kings Road, Canton, Cardiff, after visiting the St David's clinic, in Cowbridge Road, when she was attacked.
The individual valve gape was measured as the distance between the shells at the center of the exhalant opening and subsequently expressed as percentage of maximum distance recorded.
These youngsters' gapes paled beside those of untreated nestmates.
Mr Gapes, Labour MP for Ilford South, told national radio he was "deeply concerned" at the lack of an appearance before the influential committee to date, ahead of the summit on June 20.
We are here to look at a number of issues related to China,'' Gapes told a press conference.
Even though the building underwent earthquake reinforcement last year at a cost of more than $200,000, a thirty-foot-long hole now gapes in the wall of its second-story rehearsal studio.
Rebecca Gapes, 19, whose father is Labour MP Mike Gapes, 60, was found on May 10 after housemates asked a builder to break in because they had not seen her for 24 hours.
Yours faithfully, Joyce Gapes (nee Tout) Auckland, New Zealand.
To get a better idea of what the birds are seeing, Hunt and her colleagues measured UV reflection from chick gapes and nests for barn swallows, blackbirds, house sparrows, and five other European species.
But the huge hole that gapes in the heart of Rome these days along Via dei Fori Imperiali, between the Piazza Venezia and the Colosseum, was dug in a deliberate search for a piece of the city's past.