blue-eyed


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blue-eyed

adj
having blue eyes
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.blue-eyed - favorite; "the fair-haired boy of the literary set"
colloquialism - a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech
loved - held dear; "his loved companion of many years"
2.blue-eyed - having blue eyes
eyed - having an eye or eyes or eyelike feature especially as specified; often used in combination; "a peacock's eyed feathers"; "red-eyed"
Translations

blue-eyed

[ˈbluːˌaɪd]
A. ADJde ojos azules
B. CPD blue-eyed boy N (fig) → consentido m, niño m mimado

blue-eyed

[ˈbluːˈaɪd] adjdagli occhi azzurri
blue-eyed boy (fig) → favorito
References in classic literature ?
She was really a little gold-haired blue-eyed dryad, whose true home was a wild white cherry-tree that grew in some scattered woodland behind the old country-house of my boyhood.
"Then to the scout the blue-eyed chief replied, 'Thou ever tremblest.
"'No,' replied the blue-eyed chief, 'I never yield to mortal man.
He was a blue-eyed, yellow-haired, raw-boned Viking, big-bodied and strong-muscled despite his age.
The approver alleged that the former minister and ex-director general of the sports board were involved in award of contracts of the festivals to 'blue-eyed' contractors in violation of rules.
Islamabad -- As many as five high-ranked blue-eyed officers of OGRA were promoted to senior executive director's post just before the NAB arrests.
Addressing a press conference here, he said public money amounting to Rs 300 billion was looted through selected appointments, out of merit hiring of foreign consultants, violation of the Public Procurement Regulatory Authority (PPRA) rules, installation of a costly imported Stand-alone System, futile foreign tours of blue-eyed people and award of unlawful contracts to near-and-dear ones in the Punjab Saaf Pani Company.
KARACHI: Although the Sindh Public Procurement Regulatory Authority (SPPRA) claims to have launched new MIS system namely 'Procurement Performance Management System', the multi-million government contracts are yet being awarded to blue-eyed contractors by hiding the Notice Inviting Tenders (NITs) on the authority's website, Pakistan Today has learned.The new system was developed with the assistance of the World Bank for increasing transparency, fairness and efficiency in the public procurement process.
Genetic analysis says the first blue-eyed human appeared 6000-10000 years ago somewhere in the Black Sea region.
Nuns prostrate themselves before blue-eyed saints contemplating
Credible sources told "Online" that PM and his family members are severely under pressure owing to Panama Leaks and the Interior Minister is going to pave the way for his blue-eyed party leaders for upcoming general elections through reshuffle in NADRA.
A SON accused of murdering his mum and hiding her body under a caravan was the victim's "blue-eyed boy", a court heard yesterday.