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sheep's eyes

noun
1.
shy, amorous, lovesick glances (usually preceded by make or cast):
making sheep's eyes at the new girl in class.
Origin
1520-1530
1520-30
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British Dictionary definitions for cast sheep's eyes

sheep's eyes

plural noun
1.
(old-fashioned) amorous or inviting glances
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