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eye

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1 a circular strip
  • Push the drawstring through the metal eye and knot it on one end.
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2 a state of being aware
  • This young actor has the eye of every director in Hollywood.
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3 a thing or place that is of greatest importance to an activity or interest
  • This wilderness area is at the eye of the controversy between conservation and development.
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where it's at

5 an instance of looking especially briefly
  • All of the guys cast an eager eye on the boxes of pizza waiting to be opened.
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6 the ability to see
  • Her eyes are diminishing with age.
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7 a fixed intent look
  • peering through the window with an eager eye
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eye

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1 to keep one's eyes on
  • A lot of his backyard bird watching was spent eyeing the squirrels as they depleted the bird feeder of seeds.
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have one's eye on

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2 to make note of (something) through the use of one's eyes
  • I was starting to believe her tale of woe, until I eyed the diamond ring on her finger.
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get a load of [slang], lay eyes on, set eyes on

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3 to give serious and careful thought to
  • We're eyeing the possibility of buying property there.
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beat one's brains out (about), chew on, cudgel one's brains (about), look at

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