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eyed

verb
past tense of 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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2 to make note of (something) through the use of one's eyes
  • I wondered who tracked dirt all over the floor until I eyed the muddy sneakers

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The first known use of eyed was in the 14th century

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eye-catching

eyed

eyeful

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“Eyed.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/eyed. Accessed 18 May. 2022.

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