with a critical eye
Definition of with a critical eye
: in a manner using or involving careful judgment about the good and bad parts We need to look at these proposed changes with a critical eye before we accept them.
Word by Word Definitions
: of, relating to, or being a turning point or specially important juncture : such as
: relating to or being the stage of a disease at which an abrupt change for better or worse may be expected
: being or relating to an illness or condition involving danger of death
: 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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