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bug-eyed

[buhg-ahyd] /ˈbʌgˌaɪd/
adjective
1.
with bulging eyes, as from surprise or wonderment; astonished.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25, Americanism; bug1 + eyed
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  • Bed bugs turn out to be rather cute under high magnification, all pudgy and bug-eyed.

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