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synonyms for dewy eyed

  • affectionate
  • corny
  • dreamy
  • idealistic
  • maudlin
  • mushy
  • nostalgic
  • passionate
  • saccharine
  • sappy
  • silly
  • sweet
  • tender
  • touching
  • weepy
  • affected
  • demonstrative
  • dewy-eyed
  • effusive
  • gushing
  • gushy
  • histrionic
  • histrionical
  • impressionable
  • inane
  • insipid
  • jejune
  • languishing
  • lovey-dovey
  • loving
  • moonstruck
  • overacted
  • overemotional
  • pathetic
  • rosewater
  • schmaltzy
  • simpering
  • sloppy
  • slushy
  • soapy
  • soft
  • softhearted
  • sugary
  • syrupy
  • tear-jerking
  • tearful
  • vapid
  • visionary

antonyms for dewy eyed

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  • cold
  • cool
  • hard
  • mature
  • serious
  • uncaring
  • unfeeling
  • unromantic
  • hard-hearted
  • indifferent
  • pragmatic
  • unemotional
  • unsentimental
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                  How to use dewy eyed in a sentence

                  Robinson looked at him suspiciously as he took it, and the animals eyed him with evident distrust.
                  DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
                  Punch gathered himself together and eyed the house with disfavour.
                  KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
                  A flock of weary sheep pattered along the road, barnward bound, heavy eyed and bleating softly.
                  THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
                  They were a well-matched pair; iron-nerved, both of them, the sort of men to face sudden death open-eyed and unafraid.
                  RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
                  She had been walking alone with her arms hanging limp, letting her white skirts trail along the dewy path.
                  THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
                  Two or three deep-eyed, long-lashed Monegasque men smiled at her kindly, as Monegasque men and Italians smile at all children.
                  ROSEMARY IN SEARCH OF A FATHERC. N. WILLIAMSON
                  The memory of the hawk-nosed, steel-eyed officer who rode from Kurnaul to Meerut in twenty-four hours smote him like a whip.
                  THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
                  Naw, I sold my outfit to a goggle-eyed pilgrim that has an idea buffalo hides is prime all summer.
                  RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
                  Behind O'Dell stood a policeman; behind him again, a grave-eyed man stooped to an unusual task.
                  UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
                  He eyed her artfully, winked playfully, and continued: "You'll like it when you get the modesty out of yourself."
                  THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
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