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[bloo-ahyd] /ˈbluˌaɪd/
having blue eyes.
having or representing childlike innocence.
Origin of blue-eyed
1600-10 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • The world's queen, the dazzling idol of the ball-room, is not my blue-eyed, angelic Irene of old!

    Macaria Augusta Jane Evans Wilson
  • The other was a military “batman,” a blue-eyed Yorkshireman.

    The Watchers of the Plains Ridgewell Cullum
  • A head taller than I—blue-eyed, from his mother, now dead—square-jawed, and a complexion pink and white.

    Tarrano the Conqueror Raymond King Cummings
  • She was very beautiful in her soft, foolish, namby-pamby, blue-eyed way.

    Pussy and Doggy Tales Edith Nesbit
  • She was a slim, blue-eyed girl whose enthusiasms often carried her into trouble.

    Hoofbeats on the Turnpike Mildred A. Wirt
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Innocent: all blue-eyed about it blue-eyed boy

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The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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