Definition of Eying

1. Verb. (present participle of eye) ¹



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Definition of Eying

1. eye [v] - See also: eye

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Eying

eyewashes
eyewater
eyewatering
eyewaters
eyewear
eyewink
eyewinker
eyewinkers
eyewinks
eyewitness
eyewitnessed
eyewitnesses
eyghen
eygre
eygres
eying (current term)
eylettersite
eyliad
eyliads
eyndill
eyne
eyot
eyots
eyr
eyra
eyras
eyren
eyres
eyrie
eyries

Literary usage of Eying

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1. Handy-book of Literary Curiosities by William Shepard Walsh (1892)
"asked the corporal, eying Daudet suspiciously. In vain explanations were offered. The corporal felt convinced the civilian was a German spy, ..."

2. The Works of John Owen by John Owen (1826)
"fc *.v'i>r«i of it, which is considered. 1. In the principle setting it on «MV. WA. 3. In the manner of doing it, eying both precepts and pro- ^MMI ;$. ..."

3. Manual of Instructions for the Survey of the Public Lands of the United States by United States Bureau of Land Management (1902)
"MANUAL OF SURV eying INSTRUCTIONS. HISTORY OF LEGISLATION FOR SURVEYS. 1. The present system of survey of the public lands was inaugurated by a committee ..."

4. Guarding the Mails: Or, The Secret Service of the Post Office Department by Patrick Henry Woodward (1876)
"... too " Taking a seat on the back of a chair, and eying the poor fellow with a cold, fixed stare." deeply buried to be worked to a successful conclusion. ..."

5. Encyclopædia Americana: A Popular Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature by Thomas Gamaliel Bradford (1838)
"Land sun-eying consists of three distinct operations : 1. the measuring of the several lines and angles ; 2. protracting or laying down the same on paper, ..."

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