almond-eyed


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almond-eyed

adj
having narrow oval eyes

al′mond-eyed`



adj.
having narrow, oval-shaped eyes.
[1865–70]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.almond-eyed - having almond-shaped eyesalmond-eyed - having almond-shaped eyes    
eyed - having an eye or eyes or eyelike feature especially as specified; often used in combination; "a peacock's eyed feathers"; "red-eyed"
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almond-eyed

[ˈɑːməndˈaɪd] ADJde ojos almendrados
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