get/have an eyeful

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.

Word by Word Definitions

get play
  1. : to gain possession of

  2. : to receive as a return : earn

  3. : to obtain by concession or entreaty

  1. : something begotten:

  2. : offspring

  3. : the entire progeny of a male animal

  1. : a document of release from obligation in Jewish law

  2. : a religious divorce by Jewish law

eyeful play
  1. : a full or completely satisfying view

  2. : one that is visually attractive


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