Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A complete view.
  • noun One that is pleasing to the sight, especially an attractive person.
  • noun Sufficient observation to discover more than one had expected or enough to be satisfied.
  • noun An amount of material blown or directed into the eye.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Filling or attractive to the eye; visible; remarkable.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun a view of something remarkable; a completely satisfying view; as much as, or more than, one would want to see.
  • noun an unusually attractive person, especially a beautiful woman.
  • adjective obsolete Filling or satisfying the eye; visible; remarkable.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A full or complete view; a good look.
  • noun A remarkable sight or a very attractive person (sometimes used ironically).
  • noun An amount of material blown into the eye.
  • adjective Filling or attractive to the eye; visible; remarkable.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a strikingly beautiful woman
  • noun a full view; a good look

Etymologies

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eye +‎ -ful

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