clap eyes on

idiom

British
: to see or look at (someone or something)
I hope never to clap eyes on him again!

Examples of clap eyes on in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In 1542, the Iberian explorer Cabrillo and his crew were the first Europeans to clap eyes on L.A., and Cabrillo had the place entered in the ship’s log as the Bay of Smokes. Patt Morrison, Los Angeles Times, 11 Apr. 2023

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“Clap eyes on.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/clap%20eyes%20on. Accessed 20 Jun. 2024.

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