eye sex

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eye sex (uncountable)

  1. (slang, idiomatic) A lustful or sexually-charged glance exchanged between two people.
    • 1998, Cathie Linz, Too Sexy for Marriage, Harlequin (1998), →ISBN, unnumbered page:
      Eye sex. She'd heard the phrase but never experienced it before. The look he gave her was smoldering, showing her that he found her attractive.
    • 2008, Rachel Gunn, Over on the East Side, Chipmunkpublishing (2008), →ISBN, page 87:
      Our eyes met. Plain and simple we were having eye sex. If his eyes were a pool I could've drowned in them, sunk to the bottom never to come up for air.
    • 2010, Bill Cinque, The Amazing Adventures of a Marginally Successful Musician, iUniverse (2010), →ISBN, page 97:
      We played it again and I watched as the bride danced with her new husband but had eye sex with Tommy from across the room.
    • For more quotations using this term, see Citations:eye sex.

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