give (someone) an eyeful

Definition of give (someone) an eyeful

:to cause someone to see something very clearly or to see a lot or too much of something often refers to seeing something shocking or surprising, such as a person who is naked
  • She opened the front of her blouse and gave him an eyeful.

Word by Word Definitions

give play
  1. : to make a present of

  2. : to grant or bestow by formal action

  3. : to accord or yield to another

  1. : capacity or tendency to yield to force or strain : flexibility

  2. : the ability of a material to bend or stretch

someone play
  1. : some person : somebody

eyeful play
  1. : a full or completely satisfying view

  2. : one that is visually attractive


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to suppress quietly or indirectly

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