sloe-eyed

[ sloh-ahyd ]
/ ˈsloʊˌaɪd /

adjective

having very dark eyes; dark-eyed.
having slanted eyes.

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Origin of sloe-eyed

First recorded in 1865–70

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British Dictionary definitions for sloe-eyed

sloe-eyed

adjective

having dark slanted or almond-shaped eyes
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