Word of the Day
Apps by Dictionary
Why was "tantrum" trending last week?
public attention or notice; limelight:
a politician who keeps out of the public eye.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the web for
So many other smaller or bigger killings get posted that the ones without
get no attention, which makes sense.
There is a basic misunderstanding in the
If you roam the sidelines in a college sports arena, consider yourself in the
You're going to be put in the back somewhere, far from the
The lumping together of such distinct art forms has made it harder for each company to define itself crisply in the
Their challenge is to keep bird flu forever in the
Once his interest shifted definitively to food and nutrition, he was seldom out of the
It has stayed out of the
, and has kept the market guessing about when and how it would intervene.
Rather, the information will already be in the
before a journalist can type an opinion on the matter.
Yet he is painted as someone who hurts science in the
Discover our greatest slideshows
The Hair of the Dog: 9 Dog Idioms...
Was spring actually called "Lent"...
15 Shades of Green: Emerald...
Beyond Leprechauns: 7 Creatures of...
Browse more topics on our blog
What Is the Difference Between Discreet and Discrete?
Learn the correct uses of these two commonly confused homophones.
What Character Was Removed from the Alphabet?
What mistaken pronunciation gave this character its name?
This small mark has two primary uses: to signify possession or omitted letters.
How Do I Get a Word into the Dictionary?
People invent new words all the time, but which ones actually make it?
Word of the Day
Difficulty index for
Few English speakers likely know this word
Word Value for
Words With Friends
(...) dignified swagger as became a pirate who felt that the public eye was on him.
There is all the difference in the world between the criminal's avoiding the public eye and the...
Nearby words for public eye
public address system
public broadcasting service
public domain software
public enemy number one
public health inspector
public international law
public key infrastructure
public lending right
public limited company