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adjective \ˈkōld-ˈīd, -ˌīd\

Simple Definition of cold–eyed

  • : not affected by emotions

  • : having a cold or unfriendly appearance

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of cold–eyed

  1. :  cold in manner or appearance; especially :  coolly dispassionate <cold–eyed analysis>

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