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four-eyes

[fawr-ahyz, fohr-] /ˈfɔrˌaɪz, ˈfoʊr-/
noun, plural four-eyes.
1.
Facetious or Disparaging. a person who wears eyeglasses.
Origin
1870-1875
1870-75
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  • And hopefully you're in no way self-conscious about being a four-eyes.
British Dictionary definitions for four-eyes

four-eyes

noun
1.
a disparaging term of address for a person wearing spectacles
Derived Forms
four-eyed, adjective
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Slang definitions & phrases for four-eyes

four-eyes

noun

A person who wears eyeglasses (1874+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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