public eye


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public eye

n.
Public attention and scrutiny.
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Noun1.public eye - a focus of public attentionpublic eye - a focus of public attention; "he enjoyed being in the limelight"; "when Congress investigates it brings the full glare of publicity to the agency"
prominence - the state of being prominent: widely known or eminent
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I did not regret it, but I had made my change of front in the public eye, and I felt that it put me at a certain disadvantage with my fellow- citizens; as for the Senator, whose office I had forsaken, I met him now and then in the street, without trying to detain him, and once when he came to the printing-office for his paper we encountered at a point where we could not help speaking.
Her mother, with a morbid purpose that may be better understood hereafter, had bought the richest tissues that could be procured, and allowed her imaginative faculty its full play in the arrangement and decoration of the dresses which the child wore before the public eye.
We have a picnic hamper with us, which marks our purpose in the public eye.
But the figure which most attracted the public eye, and stirred up the deepest feeling, was the Episcopal clergyman of King's Chapel, riding haughtily among the magistrates in his priestly vestments, the fitting representatives of prelacy and persecution, the union of church and state, and all those abominations which had driven the Puritans to the wilderness.
It was overpoweringly ridiculous,--we must honestly confess it, --the deportment of the maiden lady while setting her shop in order for the public eye.
He did not go skipping and prancing, but moved with a dignified swagger as became a pirate who felt that the public eye was on him.
Bringing this issue to the public eye in this journal is wonderful, and I thank you for making this part of the standard business conversation.
Katie Price | KATIE Price - the artist formerly known as Jordan - has been in the public eye for almost 20 years.
But you have to bear in mind that we ask an awful lot of young players growing up in the public eye.
We'd welcome those in the public eye setting a good example and save the singing for the stage.
The Kardashian Clan flew to Paris for the wedding and with Rob having been absent from the public eye for most of the year, many eyes were on him as he stepped out to the public eye for the first time in months.
CDATA[ In a special article for Arutz Sheva, the world-renowned expert on nuclear power, international law and political science tells Israel what it must do - on land, sea, air and in the public eye - in the face of Iran's nuclearization.
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