Eyestring - definition of Eyestring by The Free Dictionary
|n.||1.||The tendon by which the eye is moved.|
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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SEISMIC LEIBNITZ FEISTY INSIGN INDICT INSIGHT BUY ING
(1.3.11-27) Innogen imagines that she would have strained her "eyestrings
" to the breaking point as Posthumous receded from view.
He tries to forget Anne by 'hal[ing] these balls until [his] eyestrings
crack / From being pull'd and drawn to look that way' (6.15-16).