moon-eyed

[ moon-ahyd ]
/ ˈmunˌaɪd /
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adjective

having the eyes open wide, as in fear or wonder; wide-eyed.
Veterinary Pathology. moon-blind.

Nearby words

  1. moon shell,
  2. moon, sun myung,
  3. moon-blind,
  4. moon-calf,
  5. moon-dog,
  6. moon-faced,
  7. moon-shot,
  8. moon-up,
  9. moonball,
  10. moonbeam

Origin of moon-eyed

1780–90 for def 1; 1885–90 for def 2

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British Dictionary definitions for moon-eyed

moon-eyed

adjective

having the eyes open wide, as in awe
vet science affected with moon blindness
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