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eye for an eyeCompensation for injury caused by a person, in the form of inflicting of an identical injury on that person.
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eye for an eye, a tooth for a toothCompensation for injury caused by a person, in the form of inflicting of an identical injury on that person.
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see eye to eyeTo agree with someone; to concur; to get along.
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it is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of godThe rich can afford more immoral behavior than the poor.
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apple of somebody's eyeA favourite, a particular preference, or a loved one; the object of somebody's affections.
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apple of someone's eyeA favourite, a particular preference, or a loved one; the object of somebody's affections.
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beauty is in the eye of the beholderIndividuals have different inclinations on what is beautiful. Individuals have different beauty standards.
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bird's-eye viewThe view from directly or high above.
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black eyefacial injury
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blink of an eyeA very short period of time; quickly.
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bull's eyesweet
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bulls eyedirect hit
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camel through the eye of a needleHyperbole to illustrate that something is almost impossible to do or to happen.
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catch someone's eyeTo capture someone's attention.
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catch the eyeTo attract the attention
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dry eyeAn eye which is not crying, i.e. someone emotionally unmoved.
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dry eyeKeratoconjunctivitis sicca , an eye disease caused by decreased tear production.
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eagle eyegood eyesight
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eagle eyeSomeone with good eyesight
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eagle eyeA close attention to detail.
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easy on the eyeAlternative form of easy on the eyes.
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every shut eye isn't asleepOne must be careful, because some people who seem not to be paying attention are actually paying attention.
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eye candyA very attractive person or persons, or the salient visible physical attributes of same.
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eye candyAny object or sight with considerable visual appeal.
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eye of the beholderThe evaluation depending on perception of person who sees and considers.
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eye sexA lustful or sexually-charged glance exchanged between two people.
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eye shadowcosmetic item
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eye toothcanine
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eye upTo examine closely something coveted.
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give someone the eyeTo show flirtatious signs with the eye.
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have an eye forTo have good taste; to have the ability to discriminate or identify quality.
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have one's eye onto seek, pursue
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in a pig's eyeVery unlikely; probably never.
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in the blink of an eyeAlternative form of in the wink of an eye.
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in the twinkling of an eyeCirca 1598, William Shakespeare, "The Merchant Of Venice".
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in the twinkling of an eyeImmediately; instantaneously.
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in the wink of an eyeinstantaneously, extremely quickly
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it is all fun and games until someone loses an eyeRough play results in injury.
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keep a weather eye openTo be alert; to concentrate on a matter in hand.
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keep a weather eye openTo maintain a background awareness of something; to remain alert to changes without it occupying your full attention.
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keep an eye onTo watch and pay attention to.
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keep an eye openTo maintain vigilance for a possibly dangerous situation.
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keep an eye openTo maintain vigilance for someone or something.
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keep an eye outTo watch for, look for, or search for.
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keep an eye peeledTo look out attentively.
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keep one's eye on the ballMy ethos has always been to be very straight with people, tell it as it is. It doesn't often make people happy but I found that over a period of time it's better to be that way. So being straight, also being very focused on your objectives, keep your eye on the ball and not get deflected away from it.
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keep one's eye on the ballTo maintain one's concentration fixed on one important theme.
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keep your eye on the ballRemain Focused, Determined, Alert
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magic eyeUsed other than as an idiom: see magic, eye.
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magic eyeAn autostereogram.
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