get/have an eyeful

Definition of get/have an eyeful

  1. :  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

  1. :  to gain possession of

    :  to receive as a return :  earn

    :  to obtain by concession or entreaty

  1. :  something begotten:

    :  offspring

    :  the entire progeny of a male animal

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

    :  a bill of divorce

    :  a religious divorce by Jewish law

eyefulplay
  1. :  a full or completely satisfying view

    :  one that is visually attractive

    :  a strikingly beautiful woman


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