beady eye

noun

informal keen watchfulness that may be somewhat hostilehe's got his beady eye on you

Nearby words

  1. beadroll,
  2. beadsman,
  3. beadswoman,
  4. beadwork,
  5. beady,
  6. beady-eyed,
  7. beagle,
  8. beaglehole,
  9. beagling,
  10. beak

Derived Formsbeady-eyed, adjective

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