feast one's eyes on

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of feast one's eyes on

: to look at (something or someone) with great pleasure
  • We feasted our eyes on the colors of the autumn landscape.

Word by Word Definitions

feast play
  1. : an elaborate and usually abundant meal often accompanied by a ceremony or entertainment : banquet

  2. : something that gives unusual or abundant enjoyment

  3. : abundance, profusion

  1. : to take part in a feast

  2. : to enjoy some unusual pleasure or delight

  3. : to give a feast for

eye play eyes
  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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