part of speech: noun
definition 1: the organ of the body that gives animals sight, and the area close around it.
definition 2: skill in being able to observe.
- You certainly have an eye for color.
definition 3: the center of a storm.
- The eye of the hurricane passed right over our county.
definition 4: any of a number of things that look like an eye.
- Thread passes through the eye of a needle.
phrase: catch someone’s eye
phrase: keep an eye out
phrase: see eye to eye
part of speech: verb
inflections: eyes, eyeing, eyed
definition: to look at in a fixed way, or with doubt.
- My teacher eyed me when I walked into class late.
synonyms: scrutinize, view
phrase: keep an eye on
phrase: keep up with
Word Builder: parts of the eye
eyeball: the entire eye, including the part that is inside your head.
eyebrow: a row of hair on the face above the eye.
eyelash: the small hairs that grow on the eyelid or below the eye.
eyelid: the small piece of skin that you move to close your eye.