doe-eyed

Related to doe-eyed: dewy-eyed

doe-eyed

(dō′īd′)
adj.
1. Having wide-open, innocent-appearing eyes: doe-eyed children gazing at the shelves of candy.
2. Credulous and unsophisticated; naive: took advantage of doe-eyed investors.

doe′-eyed`


adj.
having wide, trusting eyes resembling those of a young deer.
[1930–35]
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