bleary–eyed

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adjective \-ˌīd\

Definition of bleary–eyed

  1. :  having the eyes dimmed and watery (as from fatigue, drink, or emotion)

1847

First Known Use of bleary–eyed

1847


BLEARY–EYED Defined for English Language Learners

bleary–eyed

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adjective \-ˌīd\

Definition of bleary–eyed for English Language Learners

  • : having eyes that look very tired and watery

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