a feast for the eyes

Definition of a feast for the eyes

  1. :  very beautiful The garden is a feast for the eyes.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  an elaborate and usually abundant meal often accompanied by a ceremony or entertainment :  banquet

    :  something that gives unusual or abundant enjoyment

    :  abundance, profusion

  1. :  to take part in a feast

    :  to enjoy some unusual pleasure or delight

    :  to give a feast for

eyeplay eyes
  1. :  a specialized light-sensitive sensory structure of animals that in nearly all vertebrates, most arthropods, and some mollusks is the image-forming organ of sight

    :  the nearly spherical usually paired hollow organ of sight in vertebrates that is filled with a jellylike material, is lined with a photosensitive retina, and is lodged in a bony orbit in the skull

    :  all the visible structures within and surrounding the orbit and including eyelids, eyelashes, and eyebrows

  1. :  to fix the eyes on :  look at

    :  contemplate, consider

    :  to watch or study closely

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