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noun as in espial

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As he relishes his triumph, a larger, grinning version of the man materializes in the background, eyeing his prey.

Of the possible Democrats eyeing the field, the one that seems to have the Clintionistas most worried is Elizabeth Warren.

He raised the device in front of his face, eyeing it suspiciously from behind his Eugene Levy eyebrows.

Brooke would not say if Chalabi was eyeing the top job himself.

They had come up from playing downstairs when they had heard the strange voices, and now they were eyeing the older boys.

Perhaps she doesnt care for pork and potatoes, my friend, laughed the lady, eyeing Mr. Chumley whimsically.

"It's a pity to keep a useful weapon only for show," returned Dolly, eyeing the old blunderbuss with looks of regret.

The consumptive bends over his work, fearfully eyeing the keeper's measuring stick.

He stood eyeing Bud appraisingly, much as Bud had eyed Frank a couple of hours before.

When the men were gone, the Dame came and placed herself before Digby, eyeing him with a very sinister glance.


On this page you'll find 15 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to eyeing, such as: attention, beholding, cognizance, detection, discovery, and finding.

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