in the public eye

idiom

: in a position that receives a lot of public notice and attention
The job requires someone who is comfortable being in the public eye.

Examples of in the public eye in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web This isn't the first time that Romy has been seen in the public eye. Hannah Sacks, Peoplemag, 17 May 2024 She’s happily engaged to fiancé Adam Woolard, who works in sales, and is reflecting on her time on the show and in the public eye, which encompassed a large part of her 20s. Stephanie McNeal, Glamour, 7 May 2024 The Gold House honor can keep the citizens of Maui foremost in the public eye and help the community rebuild. Jazz Tangcay, Variety, 6 May 2024 Lee’s work has kept him in the public eye since the 1970s, and his personal life has made headlines, too. Makena Gera, Peoplemag, 3 May 2024 His credit card isn't the only property of Simpson's in the public eye following his death. Charlotte Phillipp, Peoplemag, 20 Apr. 2024 But after more than a decade of being in the public eye, Ms. Siwa has largely accepted a certain degree of vulnerability. Madison Malone Kircher, New York Times, 10 Apr. 2024 After Lily moved out, Beth’s politics became more extreme, her presence in the public eye more common. Jenavieve Hatch, Sacramento Bee, 4 Apr. 2024 So that goes back to what this is all about — healing in the public eye. Naledi Ushe, USA TODAY, 4 Apr. 2024

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“In the public eye.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in%20the%20public%20eye. Accessed 24 May. 2024.

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