almond-eyed

almond-eyed
adjective Date: 1850 having narrow slant almond-shaped eyes

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  • almond-eyed — adjective having almond shaped eyes • Similar to: ↑eyed * * * /ah meuhnd uyd , am euhnd /; spelling pron. /al meuhnd uyd /, adj. having long or narrow, oval shaped eyes. [1865 70] * * * alˈmond eyed adjective With apparently almond shaped eyes •… …   Useful english dictionary

  • almond-eyed — al′mond eyed adj. having narrow, oval shaped eyes • Etymology: 1865–70 …   From formal English to slang

  • almond-eyed — /ah meuhnd uyd , am euhnd /; spelling pron. /al meuhnd uyd /, adj. having long or narrow, oval shaped eyes. [1865 70] * * * …   Universalium

  • almond-eyed — having eyes shaped like almonds, having eyes with a long oval shape …   English contemporary dictionary

  • almond-eyed — /ˈamənd aɪd/ (say ahmuhnd uyd) adjective having eyes with a long or narrow oval shape …   Australian English dictionary

  • eyed — adjective having an eye or eyes or eyelike feature especially as specified; often used in combination (Freq. 2) a peacock s eyed feathers red eyed • Ant: ↑eyeless • Similar to: ↑almond eyed, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • eyed — adjective Date: 14th century having an eye or eyes especially of a specified kind or number often used in combination < an almond eyed girl > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • sloe-eyed — ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective 1. : having soft dark bluish or purplish black eyes 2. : having slanted eyes * * * /sloh uyd /, adj. 1. having very dark eyes; dark eyed. 2. having slanted eyes. [1865 70] * * * sloeˈ eyed adjective Dark eyed, slant eyed, or… …   Useful english dictionary

  • cat-eyed — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ adjective 1. : having eyes like a cat 2. : able to see in the dark * * * /kat uyd /, adj. 1. having eyes resembling those of a cat. 2. capable of seeing in dark places. [1605 15] * * * catˈ eyed adjective 1. H …   Useful english dictionary

  • sloe-eyed — [slō′īd΄] adj. 1. having large, dark eyes 2. having almond shaped eyes …   English World dictionary

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