Get an eyeful of

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Dictionary of Australian slang . 2013.

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  • get an eyeful — informal to clearly see someone or something that is surprising. Ed got an eyeful on the beach when a woman took her top off right in front of him. Get an eyeful of this! (= Look at this) I bet you ve never seen so much money in one place before …   New idioms dictionary

  • get an eyeful of — Australian Slang look at …   English dialects glossary

  • get an eyeful (of something) — informal phrase to look at something surprising or shocking Thesaurus: general words meaning to look or not looksynonym to look at someone in a particular wayhyponym Main entry: eyeful * * * have/get an eyeful (of s …   Useful english dictionary

  • eyeful — UK [ˈaɪˌfʊl] / US noun [countable] Word forms eyeful : singular eyeful plural eyefuls 1) an amount of something that has got into your eye an eyeful of dust 2) informal an attractive person or thing • get an eyeful (of something) informal to look …   English dictionary

  • eyeful — [[t]a͟ɪfʊl[/t]] eyefuls N COUNT: usu sing, oft N of n If you get an eyeful of something, especially of something that you would not normally see, you are able to get a good look at it. [INFORMAL] Then she bent over and gave him an eyeful of her… …   English dictionary

  • eyeful — eye|ful [ˈaıful] n 1.) an eyeful informal a) if you get an eyeful of something interesting or shocking, you see it b) old fashioned something or someone, especially a woman, who is very attractive to look at 2.) an amount of liquid, dust, or sand …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • eyeful — eye|ful [ aı,ful ] noun count 1. ) an amount of something that has gotten into your eye: an eyeful of dust 2. ) INFORMAL an attractive person or thing get an eyeful (of something) INFORMAL to look at something surprising or shocking …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • eyeful — noun (C) 1 an amount of liquid, dust, or sand that has got into someone s eye 2 slang something or someone, especially a woman, who is very attractive to look at: She s quite an eyeful! 3 get an eyeful of this/that! spoken especially BrE used to… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • eyeful — Noun. A good long look. E.g. Get an eyeful of that idiot on the dancefloor. Informal …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • eyeful — eye•ful [[t]ˈaɪ fʊl[/t]] n. pl. fuls 1) a thorough view: to get an eyeful of city life[/ex] 2) inf Informal. a very good looking person 3) an amount of foreign matter cast into the eye • Etymology: 1825–35 …   From formal English to slang

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