(of a communication) secret or confidential and meant to be seen only by the person to whom it is directed: an eyes-only report.

Nearby words

  1. eyes front,
  2. eyes in the back of one's head, have,
  3. eyes left,
  4. eyes open, with,
  5. eyes right,
  6. eyeservice,
  7. eyeshade,
  8. eyeshine,
  9. eyeshot,
  10. eyesight

Origin of eyes-only

First recorded in 1970–75

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