from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- adjective Having protruding eyes.
- adjective Wide-eyed, as with astonishment or curiosity; agog.
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- adjective Having
bulgingor protruding eyes
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His bug-eyed expressions and yowls of exasperation don't give us a jot of insight into his obtuse character.
In the 1997 film (and not the much more subtle original Heinlein novel), The Rodger Young is a corvette piloted by the fresh-faced and bug-eyed Carmen Ibanez.
In ten years it would be run into the ground, full of bug-eyed meth freaks.
Instead, the facade looks like a stack of bug-eyed glass pods.
The designer's next iteration of the small, affordable car, in 1933, was called the Standard-Superior, and in it one can clearly see the distinctive beetle shape emerging—the bug-eyed headlights, the small, flat windscreen and the rounded crown line running from the roof to the tail end.
AND, they shrieked even louder that the district must not close down the local jr high (in order to aggregate more children into a single location so that broader education could be offered tailored to the needs and interests of each individual child). never under estimate the non-linear nature of the results of screaming bug-eyed single mothers with limited information and rationality (and more children than money) shrieking about 'the children'.
But the bug-eyed critter was cute, and Joy might like it, so I tossed it in the cart.
Z explains it over and over with bug-eyed exasperation, pushing up his glasses.
There are no bug-eyed groupies lying on the taupe calfskin sofas, nor any music to speak of echoing through the clean-lined industrial showroom, which features the latest subtle-hued collection.
In Bollywood Hero, Kattan's diminutive stature and bug-eyed style cause a rift between neophyte Dancing Boy filmmakers Monty (Ali Fazal) and Priya (Pooja Kumar), who discover that casting and financing a romantic epic featuring the goofy Corky Romano star can be problematic.