gimlet eye

noun

Definition of gimlet eye

: a piercing or watchful eye a man with a gimlet eye for the futureNewsweek

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Other Words from gimlet eye

gimlet-eyed \ ˈ⸗⸗¦⸗ \ adjective

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“Gimlet eye.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gimlet%20eye. Accessed 14 Apr. 2021.

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