right between the eyes

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Definition of right between the eyes

: in the face punched him right between the eyes

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“Right between the eyes.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/right%20between%20the%20eyes. Accessed 6 December 2019.

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