large–eyed

adjective

Definition of large–eyed

  1. 1 :  having large eyes a large-eyed shrimp or a large eye large-eyed darning needles

  2. 2a :  having the eyes wide open in or as if in interest, curiosity, or amazement gave a shy large-eyed glance b :  of a kind or degree to make the eyes open wide waiting in large-eyed wonder

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1575

First Known Use of large–eyed

1575


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