: having the eyes wide open (as with astonishment)

Word History


round entry 2 + eyed

First Known Use

1553, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of round-eyed was in 1553

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“Round-eyed.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Sep. 2023.

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