Definition of offend the eye
- The billboard offends the eye.
: to transgress (see transgress transitive 1) the moral or divine law : sin
: to violate a law or rule : do wrong
: to cause difficulty, discomfort, or injury
: a specialized light-sensitive sensory structure of animals that in nearly all vertebrates, most arthropods, and some mollusks is the image-forming organ of sight
: all the visible structures within and surrounding the orbit and including eyelids, eyelashes, and eyebrows
: the faculty of seeing with eyes
: to fix the eyes on : look at
: contemplate, consider
: to watch or study closely
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