eyeful

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

eye +‎ -ful

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

eyeful (plural eyefuls or eyesful)

  1. A full or complete view; a good look.
  2. A remarkable sight or a very attractive person (sometimes used ironically).
  3. An amount of material blown into the eye.

Adjective[edit]

eyeful (comparative more eyeful, superlative most eyeful)

  1. Filling or attractive to the eye; visible; remarkable.
    • 2000, Homer, Iliad and the Odyssey:
      With this, he hung them up aloft, upon a tamrick bough, As eyeful trophies [...]