get/have an eyeful

idiom

Definition of get/have an eyeful 

: to see something very clearly or to see a lot or too much of something They wanted to see nature and got an eyeful during the camping trip. often refers to seeing something shocking, such as a person who is naked I opened the door to the locker room and got quite an eyeful.

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