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

First Known Use of wild-eyed

1791, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Wild-eyed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wild-eyed. Accessed 26 Jul. 2021.

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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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