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half-closed

adjective

  1. partially closed

    with half-closed eyes



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The movie ad showed Newman in a rumpled white shirt, tie loosened, his eyes half-closed looking down.

Buttons of Obama nuzzling Michelle with his eyes half-closed in intimacy.

He looked up through half closed eyes to see the Reverend standing over him.

Perry's arms fell gracefully to his side and he inclined his head and half closed his eyes in acknowledgment.

The same second, so swiftly was it gone again, he saw Lettice watching him through half-closed eyelids.

Then I became aware that Piegan, watching the ground through half-closed eyelids, was speaking to us.

Groping his way with half-closed eyes back to the bed, he falls again into a heavy, dreamless slumber.

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