Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having a pearly speck in the eye; afflicted with a cataract or cataracts.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having a pearl-eye; afflicted with cataract.

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Examples

  • She bucks and flops on the floor turning purple while Toto goes pearl-eyed, twists off the toilet in a slow slide and his big head hits the tile floor with a hollow thunk.

    Gorgeous World

  • Five minutes afterwards the Americans found themselves seated at a table garlanded with red-berried holly, trailing ivy, and pearl-eyed mistletoe, and surrounded by a round dozen of Farrars, including several youngsters whose general place was in schoolroom or nursery, but who, even to a tot of three, were promoted to dine in splendor on Christmas

    Camp and Trail A Story of the Maine Woods

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