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noun eye·ball \ˈī-ˌbl\

: the entire round part of the eye

Full Definition of EYEBALL

:  the more or less globular capsule of the vertebrate eye formed by the sclera and cornea together with their contained structures
plural :  people who view something (as an advertisement) <Web sites competing for eyeballs>

First Known Use of EYEBALL


Rhymes with EYEBALL

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: to look at or stare at (someone or something)

Full Definition of EYEBALL

transitive verb
:  to look at intently especially in making an evaluation or choice <diners eyeballing the menu> <eyeball the competition>

Examples of EYEBALL

  1. The children were eyeballing the desserts.

First Known Use of EYEBALL




Definition of EYEBALL

:  based on observation <eyeball judgment>

First Known Use of EYEBALL

EYEBALL Defined for Kids


noun eye·ball \ˈī-ˌbl\

Definition of EYEBALL for Kids

:  the whole eye
Medical Dictionary


noun eye·ball \ˈī-ˌbl\

Medical Definition of EYEBALL

:  the more or less globular capsule of the vertebrate eye formed by the sclera and cornea together with their contained structures


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