His two collections, The Point (1995) and The Dead Fish Museum (2006), were hailed by critics and pored over by fans.
In my search for answers about who I was, I pored over religious texts in search of enlightenment.
After keeping tally of the changes during a screening, I pored over them with Rosenberg.
Like a million other Hunger Games fans, Summerville pored over the novel, attempting to “visualize and figure out certain looks.”
It is a little work which will be dog's eared, and pored over with absorbing interest by the school-boy.
However much they pored over the map, it was still a maze of lines.
I have found the solution of the last problem over which we pored.
Nor did they get all this out of the guide-books which they pored over with such zest.
All night while Fazil sat there, she had pored over the book of astrological diagrams in a hopeless puzzle of mind.
When she had pored over the map she collected all the books about that region.
"gaze intently," early 13c., of unknown origin, with no obvious corresponding word in Old French. Perhaps from Old English *purian, suggested by spyrian "to investigate, examine," and spor "a trace, vestige." Related: Pored; poring.
"minute opening," late 14c., from Old French pore (14c.) and directly from Latin porus "a pore," from Greek poros "a pore," literally "passage, way," from PIE *por- "going, passage," from root *per- "to lead, pass over" (see port (n.1)).
A minute opening in an animal or plant tissue.
One of the minute openings of the sweat glands of the skin.