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sheep's eyes

shy, amorous, lovesick glances (usually preceded by make or cast):
making sheep's eyes at the new girl in class.
Origin of sheep's eyes
1520-30 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • He stepped back and gently closed the door, turned and looked at them with tender sheep's eyes.
  • sheep's eyes glittered in the headlights as they bumped slowly through the field.
British Dictionary definitions for sheep's eyes

sheep's eyes

plural noun
(old-fashioned) amorous or inviting glances
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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