glassy-eyed

glassy-eyed

[glas-ee-ahyd, glah-see-]
adjective
having a dull, dazed, or uncomprehending expression; staring fixedly.

Origin:
1890–95

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glass(y)-eyed definition


  1. mod.
    alcohol or drug intoxicated; drugged or suffering from an illness. : Mary is looking sort of glassy-eyed, and it's only midnight.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
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