Dull-eyed
Dull-eyed Dull"-eyed`, a. Having eyes wanting brightness, liveliness, or vivacity. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

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  • dull-eyed — dullˈ eyed adjective (Shakespeare). • • • Main Entry: ↑dull …   Useful english dictionary

  • Eyed — ([imac]d), a. Heaving (such or so many) eyes; used in composition; as, sharp eyed; blue eyed; dull eyed; sad eyed; ox eyed Juno; myriad eyed. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • eagle-eyed — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. discerning, sharp eyed, hawk eyed; see keen sighted , observant 1 , sharp sighted . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. sharp eyed, hawk eyed, keen eyed, perceptive, observant. ANT.: dull eyed, unobservant …   English dictionary for students

  • glassy-eyed — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective : marked by or having glassy eyes a book so dull it makes anyone glassy eyed in five minutes * * * /glas ee uyd , glah see /, adj. having a dull, dazed, or uncomprehending expression; staring fixedly. [1890 95] * * *… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Small-eyed whiting — Taxobox name = Small eyed whiting status = LC image width = 240 px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Perciformes subordo = Percoidei superfamilia = Percoidea familia = Sillaginidae genus = Sillago species = S.… …   Wikipedia

  • White-eyed Attila — White eyed Attila[1] Conservation status Least Concern (IUCN 3.1) …   Wikipedia

  • bleary-eyed — /blear ee uyd /, adj. 1. having bleary eyes. 2. dull of perception; shortsighted. Also, blear eyed. [1350 1400; ME] * * * …   Universalium

  • bleary-eyed — /ˈblɪəri aɪd/ (say blearree uyd) adjective 1. having bleared eyes. 2. dull of perception. Also, blear eyed …   Australian English dictionary

  • pig-eyed — ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective : having small deep set eyes * * * pigˈ eyed adjective Having small, pinkish, dull eyes with heavy lids • • • Main Entry: ↑pig …   Useful english dictionary

  • glassy-eyed — /glas ee uyd , glah see /, adj. having a dull, dazed, or uncomprehending expression; staring fixedly. [1890 95] * * * …   Universalium

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