with an eye to
also with an eye toward phrasal 1. with awareness or contemplation of <
with an eye to the future
>
2. with the object of <
built the house with an eye to adding on later
>

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • with an eye to — See: EYE TO …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • with an eye to — See: EYE TO …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • with an eye toward — phrasal see with an eye to …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • To have an eye to — Eye Eye ([imac]), n. [OE. eghe, eighe, eie, eye, AS. e[ a]ge; akin to OFries. [=a]ge, OS. [=o]ga, D. oog, Ohg. ouga, G. auge, Icel. auga, Sw. [ o]ga, Dan. [ o]ie, Goth. aug[=o]; cf. OSlav. oko, Lith. akis, L. okulus, Gr. o kkos, eye, o sse, the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • eye to — 1. Attention to. Usually used with have or with . * /Have an eye to spelling in these test papers./ 2. Plan for, purpose of. Usually used with have or with . * /Save your money now with an eye to the future./ * /John is going to college with an… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • eye to — 1. Attention to. Usually used with have or with . * /Have an eye to spelling in these test papers./ 2. Plan for, purpose of. Usually used with have or with . * /Save your money now with an eye to the future./ * /John is going to college with an… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • To keep an eye on — Eye Eye ([imac]), n. [OE. eghe, eighe, eie, eye, AS. e[ a]ge; akin to OFries. [=a]ge, OS. [=o]ga, D. oog, Ohg. ouga, G. auge, Icel. auga, Sw. [ o]ga, Dan. [ o]ie, Goth. aug[=o]; cf. OSlav. oko, Lith. akis, L. okulus, Gr. o kkos, eye, o sse, the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Eye for an eye — The phrase an eye for an eye , (, ). Assuming the fulfillment of certain technical criteria (such as the sentencing of the accused whose punishment was not yet executed), wherever it is possible to punish the conspirators with the exact same… …   Wikipedia

  • Eye for an Eye (TV series) — Eye for an Eye is a television program that has run in syndication since 2003.The program is a variation on popular thirty minute courtroom reality shows. Eye For an Eye is presided over by Judge Extreme Akim Anastopoulo, with bailiff and former… …   Wikipedia

  • An Introduction to Rhyme — (ISBN 1 85725 124 5) is a book by Peter Dale which was published by Agenda/Bellew in 1998. The first chapter gives a detailed and comprehensive categorization of forty types of rhyme available in English.Traditional Pure RhymeDale identifies the… …   Wikipedia

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