wild-eyed

adjective
\ ˈwī(-ə)ld-ˈīd How to pronounce wild-eyed (audio) \

Definition of wild-eyed

1 : having a wild expression in the eyes
2 : consisting of or favoring extreme or visionary ideas

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1791, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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wild-eyed

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of wild-eyed

: having a wild expression in the eyes : looking dangerous or out of control
: very extreme or wild

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