sheep's eyes

shy, amorous, lovesick glances (usually preceded by make or cast ): making sheep's eyes at the new girl in class.

1520–30 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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sheep's eyes
pl n
old-fashioned amorous or inviting glances

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Example sentences
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.
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