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Special Expressions with Body Parts (#1), by Dennis Oliver

 

expressions with eye (#1)

There are many idioms and expressions that use parts of
the body. The first group contains some special expressions
using
eye.

expression   meaning
eyeball something
(verb)
  look at something very closely
     
eye-catching   striking in appearance;
very attractive
     
an eyeful   something that's surprising,
unexpected, or shocking to see
     
an eye-opener   something that is surprising
and which also helps one to
understand in a new and
different way
     
eyeshot  

the distance that one can see

(common phrases: in eyeshot,
beyond eyeshot, out of eyeshot,
within eyeshot)

     
an eyesore   something that is ugly and
unpleasing to look at
     
an eye-witness   someone who saw an event
as it happened (often used
for witnesses to crimes)

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