easy on the eye

idiom
variants: or US easy on the eyes
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of easy on the eye

informal
: easy or pleasant to look at
  • The monitor's display is easy on the eyes.
  • She's very easy on the eyes.

Word by Word Definitions

easy play
  1. : causing or involving little difficulty or discomfort

  2. : requiring or indicating little effort, thought, or reflection

  3. : not severe : lenient

  1. : easily

  2. : without undue speed or excitement

  3. : without worry or care

eye play
  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

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

  3. : the faculty of seeing with eyes

  1. : to fix the eyes on : look at

  2. : contemplate, consider

  3. : to watch or study closely


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