Definitions of eye

  1.   an area that is approximately central within some larger region it is in the center of town they ran forward into the heart of the struggle they were in the eye of the storm
  2.   look at
  3.   a small hole or loop as in a needle the thread wouldn't go through the eye
  4.   the organ of sight peeper' is an informal term for eye'
  5.   good discernment either with the eyes or as if with the eyes she has an eye for fresh talent he has an artist's eye
  6.   attention to what is seen he tried to catch her eye
  7.   the organ of sight
  8.   A brood as an eye of pheasants
  9.   The organ of sight or vision In man and the vertebrates generally it is properly the movable ball or globe in the orbit but the term often includes the adjacent parts In most invertebrates the years are immovable ocelli or compound eyes made up of numerous ocelli See Ocellus
  10.   The faculty of seeing power or range of vision hence judgment or taste in the use of the eye and in judging of objects as to have the eye of sailor an eye for the beautiful or picturesque
  11.   The action of the organ of sight sight look view ocular knowledge judgment opinion
  12.   The space commanded by the organ of sight scope of vision hence face front the presence of an object which is directly opposed or confronted immediate presence
  13.   Observation oversight watch inspection notice attention regard
  14.   That which resembles the organ of sight in form position or appearance
  15.   The spots on a feather as of peacock
  16.   The scar to which the adductor muscle is attached in oysters and other bivalve shells also the adductor muscle itself esp when used as food as in the scallop
  17.   The bud or sprout of a plant or tuber as the eye of a potato
  18.   The center of a target the bull's eye
  19.   A small loop to receive a hook as hooks and eyes on a dress
  20.   The hole through the head of a needle
  21.   A loop forming part of anything or a hole through anything to receive a rope hook pin shaft etc as an eye at the end of a tie bar in a bridge truss as an eye through a crank an eye at the end of rope
  22.   The hole through the upper millstone
  23.   That which resembles the eye in relative importance or beauty
  24.   Tinge shade of color
  25.   To fix the eye on to look on to view to observe particularly to observe or watch narrowly or with fixed attention to hold in view
  26.   To appear to look
  27.   The organ of sight the eyeball sight observation view a small hole bud that which resembles an eye
  28.   To watch closely
  29.   Eyeless
  30.   Eyed
  31.   Eying
  32.   The organ of vision
  33.   The organ of sight or vision more correctly the globe or movable part of it the power of seeing sight regard aim keenness of perception anything resembling an eye as the hole of a needle loop or ring for a hook etc
  34.   To look on to observe narrowly pr p eying or eyeing pa p eyed id
  35.   The organ of sight vision perception observation anything like an eye
  36.   To observe narrowly
  37.   To look at fixedly scrutinize
  38.   The organ of vision sight
  39.   Anything that resembles the organ of sight as in shape place or office as the eye of a needle
  40.   The organ of vision properly the globe or ball movable in the orbit the power of vision sight view countenance face regard observation watch anything resembling the eye in form a small hole or aperture a small catch for a hook a loop or ring for fastening the rigging of ships the bud of a plant tinge oversight inspection the centre of a part
  41.   To fix the eye on to look on to view to observe particularly to observe or watch narrowly
  42.   To appear The eye of a dome the horizontal aperture on its summit usually covered with a lantern The eye of a pediment a circular window in its centre The eye of a volute the circle at the centre from the circumference of which the spiral line commences The eyes of a ship the parts which lie near the hawseholes particularly in the lower apartments To set the eyes on to see to have a sight of To find favour in the eyes to be graciously received and treated
  43.   The organ of sight or vision sight view notice observation unusual power or delicacy of vision a small loop or ring a bud
  44.   To watch or keep in view to watch narrowly
  45.   The organ of sight or vision one of the pigment spots in various animals and in many of the lower plants the bud of a tuber

Quotes of eye

  1. You can't be in the public eye without making mistakes and having some regrets and having people analyze everything you do – Sheryl Crow
  2. Many critics of the Palestinians especially those in Congress think the current calm is merely the eye of the storm That's why the House of Representatives approved a foreign aid package last week that forbade the direct financial assistance to the Palestinian Authority – Suzanne Fields
  3. No more turning a blind eye to Chinese spies in our nuclear labs No more keeping silent about Chinese slave labor camps – Steve Forbes
  4. It is the eye of ignorance that assigns a fixed and unchangeable color to every object beware of this stumbling block – Paul Gauguin
  5. It is our duty to be faithful not with eye service as men pleasers – Jupiter Hammon
  6. Art to me is the interpretation of the impression which nature makes upon the eye and brain – Childe Hassam
  7. I don't know anyone in the public eye who has not made a mistake and said something in a manner that does not truly reflect their intentions – Jim Jeffords
  8. Epitaph for a dead waiter God finally caught his eye – George S. Kaufman
  9. My eye muscles hurt now when I read our MasterCard bill – Geoffrey Rush
  10. It is impossible as impossible as to raise the dead to restore anything that has ever been great or beautiful in architecture That which I have insisted upon as the life of the whole that spirit which is given only by the hand and eye of the workman can never be recalled – John Ruskin
  11. No art is any good unless you can feel how it's put together By and large it's the eye the hand and if it's any good you feel the body Most of the best stuff seems to be a complete gesture the totality of the artist's body you can really lean on it – Frank Stella
  12. Bergman has a very special eye for people His background taught him to listen and to feel – Max von Sydow
  13. More firm and sure the hand of courage strikes when it obeys the watchful eye of caution – James Thomson
  14. I think that The Eye is a particularly Americanized take on horror – Guillermo del Toro
  15. Girls talk to each other like men talk to each other But girls have an eye for detail – Amy Winehouse

Usage examples for eye

  1. I've tried it and knocked one eye out – Little Wizard Stories of Oz by L. Frank Baum
  2. But I'll keep an eye skinned for him – Paradise Bend by William Patterson White
  3. It at once caught Tennyson's eye – Stories of Authors, British and American by Edwin Watts Chubb
  4. The only question is whether you have the eye – The Young Man and the World by Albert J. Beveridge
  5. Never took his eye off Phil's face – Kildares of Storm by Eleanor Mercein Kelly
  6. Her eye came back satisfied – Melbourne House by Elizabeth Wetherell
  7. “ I saw in their eyes the question they sent from one to another and in every eye I saw that the answer was Yes – The Coming of the Ice by G. Peyton Wertenbaker
  8. Each and all passed under his eye – The Boyhood of Great Inventors by A. Fraser Robertson
  9. He met my eye – The Insidious Dr. Fu-Manchu by Sax Rohmer
  10. “ He've only got one eye piped little Charlie in evidence – Furze the Cruel by John Trevena
  11. One eye was nearly closed – Dave Dashaway and his Hydroplane by Roy Rockwood
  12. He got stronges' eye – The Huntress by Hulbert Footner
  13. So that night and day you will have your eye on the prisoner – Monsieur Lecoq by Emile Gaboriau
  14. “ I'll have my eye on you and don't you forget it – Without a Home by E. P. Roe
  15. While I had my eye on the German he evidently had his eye on me – A Hero of Liége by Herbert Strang
  16. This time they got the bull's eye – The Last Shot by Frederick Palmer
  17. “ I ought to have kept an eye on him – The Gloved Hand by Burton E. Stevenson
  18. “ I can see that with half an eye – Windows (Fifth Series Plays) by John Galsworthy Last Updated: February 10, 2009
  19. Always get the light in the other fellow's eye – Whispering Wires by Henry Leverage

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