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  • n. Attributive form of eye candy

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Examples

  • She has rarely taken what she calls 'eye-candy' parts - 'Well, to be honest they don't often come my way' - preferring strong female leads: in the BBC detective show

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  • The team at HuffPost Arts banded together to come up with a roundup of the 15 books combining the vital eye-candy factor with substance from all across the design/art publishing spectrum.

    Divine Design: 15 Books From Factories To Femmes Fatales

  • In the twink-heavy world that guy-on-guy comics can be, this is a welcome addition to the eye-candy landscape.

    October « 2009 « The Manga Curmudgeon

  • I found it a reminder that I'm not twenty anymore, and look for something more from actresses than eye-candy.

    Archive 2009-07-01

  • Following her successful stint as eye-candy for Simon Cowell, Cheryl Cole is to hopefully bugger off to the States and never return, while the four other ones (whose names your Correspondent can't be bothered to look up) have all announced straight-to-bargain-bin solo projects, cameo roles in soap operas and kiss'n'tell exposees of how they worked their way through the entire Liverpool squad in one night.

    Archive 2009-02-01

  • I mean, I know it's a pointless, buggy, overpriced, resource-intensive pile of expensive eye-candy, but in the absence of any innovation since Windows 3.1 we have to compete with Apple somehow .

    Archive 2009-01-01

  • It is the very thing we say we want in our blockbuster films -- imaginative and original fantasies that offer real ideas and potent criticisms of social norms while also containing a flurry of jaw-popping cinematic eye-candy.

    Scott Mendelson: 2011 Year-End Wrap Up: The Underrated Films of 2011

  • Plastic bottles are far more efficient than this proposed eye-candy square design because cylinders hold pressure better than prisms.

    Collapsible, Biodegradable Coke Bottle Proves it's Hip to Be Square | Inhabitat

  • Films that are mostly eye-candy might even still do well early on if people think the BIG SCREEN will make it a better ride, but eventually word travels that the plot is thin or the acting weak (or both) and they fail sooner than the indie sleeper nobody heard of before.

    X-Men Origins record earnings!

  • Very fun, uber-geeky, lots of picturesand analysis of the anatomical/physiological adaptations of the eye-candy creatures of Pandora.

    Avatar Zoology and Xenobiology « Biodork

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