eye con-tact

eye contact

noun
1.
the act of looking directly into another's eyes: We never made eye contact at any time during the interview.
2.
Psychology. a meeting of the eyes of two persons, regarded as a meaningful nonverbal form of communication.

Origin:
1960–65

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eye contact
 
n
a direct look between two people; meeting of eyes: he maintained eye contact with his interrogator

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