cold-eyed

adjective
\ ˈkōld-ˈīd How to pronounce cold-eyed (audio) , -ˌīd\

Definition of cold-eyed

: cold in manner or appearance especially : coolly dispassionate cold-eyed analysis

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1819, in the meaning defined above

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cold-eyed

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of cold-eyed

: not affected by emotions
: having a cold or unfriendly appearance

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