dry eye

  1. 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 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