Definition of roving eye
: a tendency to look at and have sexual thoughts about other people while already in a romantic relationship His wife wasn't willing to tolerate his roving eye.
Word by Word Definitions
: not restricted as to location or area of concern
: capable of being shifted from place to place : mobile
: inclined to ramble or stray
: a slightly twisted roll or strand of usually textile fibers
: 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
: the nearly spherical usually paired hollow organ of sight in vertebrates that is filled with a jellylike material, is lined with a photosensitive retina, and is lodged in a bony orbit in the skull
: all the visible structures within and surrounding the orbit and including eyelids, eyelashes, and eyebrows
: to fix the eyes on : look at
: contemplate, consider
: to watch or study closely
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