popeyed

pop·eyed

English syllables. 2014.

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  • popeyed — ☆ popeyed [päp′īd΄ ] adj. having wide, protruding eyes …   English World dictionary

  • popeyed — adjective 1. with eyes or mouth open in surprise • Syn: ↑goggle eyed, ↑openmouthed • Similar to: ↑surprised • Usage Domain: ↑colloquialism 2. having bulging eyes …   Useful english dictionary

  • popeyed — /pop uyd /, adj. marked by bulging, staring eyes: a young boy popeyed with excitement. [1815 25, Amer.; POP1 + EYED] * * * …   Universalium

  • popeyed — adjective a) having bulging eyes b) astonished …   Wiktionary

  • popeyed — Synonyms and related words: agape, aghast, agog, all agog, amazed, astonished, astounded, at gaze, awed, awestruck, beguiled, bellied, bewildered, bewitched, breathless, bug eyed, bulged, captivated, cockeyed, confounded, cross eyed, dumbfounded …   Moby Thesaurus

  • popeyed — adj. wide eyed, with bulging staring eyes …   English contemporary dictionary

  • popeyed — pop•eyed [[t]ˈpɒpˌaɪd[/t]] adj. marked by bulging, staring eyes …   From formal English to slang

  • popeyed — /ˈpɒpaɪd/ (say popuyd) adjective 1. having prominent, bulging, or staring eyes. 2. with eyes open and prominent because of surprise, curiosity, etc …   Australian English dictionary

  • gel-1 —     gel 1     English meaning: “to curl; round, *gland, growth, ball, fathom, arm”     Deutsche Übersetzung: “ballen, sich ballen; Gerundetes, Kugeliges” etc     Material: evidence for the unadjusted root form are seldom and partly very doubtful …   Proto-Indo-European etymological dictionary

  • Sinclair Lewis — Infobox Writer name = Sinclair Lewis birthname = Harry Sinclair Lewis birthdate = birth date|1885|2|7|mf=y birthplace = Sauk Centre, Minnesota deathdate = death date and age|1951|1|10|1885|2|7|mf=y deathplace = Rome, Italy occupation = Novelist,… …   Wikipedia

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