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sloe-eyed

[sloh-ahyd] /ˈsloʊˌaɪd/
adjective
1.
having very dark eyes; dark-eyed.
2.
having slanted eyes.
Origin of sloe-eyed
1865-1870
1865-70
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Historical Examples
  • This swarthy woman and her sloe-eyed husband favorably impressed Carley.

  • A slim, sloe-eyed, pantherish-moving Mexican came in to execute the order.

    The U.P. Trail Zane Grey
  • It may be noted further that they are sloe-eyed, and their eyes are wide apart.

  • Polly asked Davidge to retrieve her husband from the sloe-eyed ambassadress who was hypnotizing him.

    The Cup of Fury Rupert Hughes
  • The sloe-eyed gipsy children swinging on his gates were whipped down.

    Red Cap Tales Samuel Rutherford Crockett
British Dictionary definitions for sloe-eyed

sloe-eyed

adjective
1.
having dark slanted or almond-shaped eyes
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