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coup d'oeil(ko͞o′ dœ′yə)
n. pl. coups d'oeil (ko͞o′)
A quick survey; a glance.
[French coup d'œil : coup, stroke + de, of + œil, eye.]
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coup d'oeil(ku dœj)
n, pl coups d'oeil (ku dœj)
a quick glance
[literally: stroke of the eye]
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|Noun||1.||coup d'oeil - a quick look |
looking, looking at, look - the act of directing the eyes toward something and perceiving it visually; "he went out to have a look"; "his look was fixed on her eyes"; "he gave it a good looking at"; "his camera does his looking for him"
eye-beaming - a radiant glance of the eye; "he pretended profundity by eye-beamings at people"
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