not bat an eye/eyelash

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Definition of not bat an eye/eyelash

US, informal
: to show no surprise, fear, concern, etc. He thought the news would make her upset, but she never batted an eye. He listened without batting an eyelash.

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“Not bat an eye/eyelash.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/not%20bat%20an%20eye%2Feyelash. Accessed 1 Jul. 2022.

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