sheep's-eye

sheep's-eye
n.
Leer, ogle, wishful glance, smickering.

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  • Sheep's-eye — n. A modest, diffident look; a loving glance; commonly in the plural. [1913 Webster] I saw her just now give him the languishing eye, as they call it; . . . of old called the sheep s eye. Wycherley. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sheep's eye — noun : a shy longing and usually amorous glance usually used in plural cast sheep s eyes at someone …   Useful english dictionary

  • sheep's eye — noun Date: circa 1529 a shy longing usually amorous glance usually used in plural …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • sheep's eye — noun A secretive, pining look, or humble doting glance. See Also: sheepish …   Wiktionary

  • Sheep (jeu video) — Sheep (jeu vidéo) Sheep Éditeur Empire Interactive Développeur Minds Eye Production Date de sortie 2000 Genre Action réflexion Mode de jeu Un joueur Plate forme …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Sheep (jeu vidéo) — Sheep Éditeur Empire Interactive Développeur Minds Eye Production Date de sortie 2000 Genre Action réflexion Mode de jeu Un joueur …   Wikipédia en Français

  • eye worm — n a parasitic worm found in the eye: as a) either of two slender nematode worms of the genus Oxyspirura (O. mansoni and O. petrowi) living beneath the nictitating membrane of the eyes of birds and esp. chickens b) any member of the nematode genus …   Medical dictionary

  • eye — eye1 W1S1 [aı] n ↑ear, ↑nose, ↑tooth, ↑eye ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(for seeing with)¦ 2¦(way of seeing/understanding)¦ 3 keep an eye on something/somebody 4 have/keep your eye on somebody 5 eye contact 6 keep/have one eye/half an eye on somebody/something …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • eye — 1 /aI/ noun (C) BODY PART 1 one of the two parts of the body that people and animals use to see: Annie has blue eyes. | Close your eyes and count to ten. 2 blue eyed/one eyed/bright eyed/wide eyed etc having blue eyes, one eye, bright eyes, eyes… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Sheep (video game) — Infobox VG| title = Sheep developer = Mind s Eye Productions publisher = Empire Interactive (PC), Feral Interactive (Mac) engine = designer = released = 2000 (PC, Mac, PSX), 2002 (GBA), 2008 (PSN) genre = puzzle game modes = single player ratings …   Wikipedia

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