an abnormal eye condition caused by an inadequate tear film, characterized by burning, itchy, and dry eyes and sometimes blurred vision.
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How to use dry eye in a sentence
There are an array of symptoms associated with DES, including headaches, dry eyes, and blurred vision.
After 14 years of marriage, my husband, ever the dry eye, is used to it by now.Should parents cry in front of their kids? I asked a psychologist, and my 9-year-old. | Cathy Alter | April 8, 2021 | Washington Post
Itay Hod attends a ceremony that left not a dry eye in the house.
No dry eye looked on Ensign Richard Doubledick that melancholy day.
It's nothing but 'the short and simple annals of the poor,' but when she gets done there won't be 'a dry eye in the house.'Mary Ware's Promised Land | Annie Fellows Johnston
There was not a dry eye in the house, nor a heart that did not long to clasp the foreign missionary waifs.Hubert's Wife | Minnie Mary Lee
The court-room was densely crowded and there was not a dry eye in the vast assembly.The Complete Works of Artemus Ward | Charles Farrar Browne (AKA Artemus Ward)
Her two erring children rushed sobbing violently into them; and there was not a dry eye in the room for a long time.White Lies | Charles Reade