dewy–eyed

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adjective \ˈdü-ē-ˌīd also ˈdyü-\

Definition of dewy–eyed

  1. :  naively innocent and trusting <a dewy–eyed optimist>


DEWY–EYED Defined for English Language Learners

dewy–eyed

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adjective \ˈdü-ē-ˌīd also ˈdyü-\

Definition of dewy–eyed for English Language Learners

  • : showing too much emotion

  • : young and innocent

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