eye contact definition

  • noun:
    • Direct visual contact with another's eyes: "He managed to say hello to 12 people in five seconds without making eye contact with a single one” ( Village Voice).
    • the situation or action of evaluating another human or pet into the attention.
    • a meeting associated with eyes between two different people that expresses important nonverbal communication
    • contact occurring whenever two different people look straight at each and every other
    • Direct aesthetic connection with another's eyes: "He been able to state hello to 12 individuals in five seconds without making eye contact with a single one” ( Village Voice).
    • the problem or activity of evaluating another individual or pet into the attention.
    • a gathering of eyes between two different people that expresses meaningful nonverbal interaction
    • contact that occurs when a couple look directly at each and every other

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