wild-eyed

adjective \ ˈwī(-ə)ld-ˈīd \

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 Defined for English Language Learners

wild-eyed

Definition of wild-eyed for English Language Learners

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

  • : very extreme or wild


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