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young-eyed

[yuhng-ahyd]
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adjective
  1. clear-eyed; bright-eyed.
  2. having a youthful outlook; enthusiastic; fresh.
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Origin of young-eyed

First recorded in 1590–1600
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for young-eyed

Historical Examples

  • He was beautiful again, radiant and young-eyed as the choiring cherubim.

    A Woman Named Smith

    Marie Conway Oemler

  • Samuel sometimes rose at night to watch the heavens, and he fancied he heard the voices of the "young-eyed cherubins."

  • It is as if the pearly gates had been opened for a brief interval to let the earth hear the “quiring of the young-eyed cherubims.”

    Some Spring Days in Iowa

    Frederick John Lazell

  • Theres not the smallest orb which thou beholdest but in his motion like an angel sings still choiring to the young-eyed cherubims!

    Twos and Threes

    G. B. Stern

  • And this English Dorothy, with her yellow hair and young-eyed innocence, the essence and the flower of it all.

    An American Girl in London

    Sara Jeannette Duncan