look someone in the eye Meaning in Cambridge American English Dictionary
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Meaning of "look someone in the eye" - American English Dictionary

look someone in the eye

(also look someone in the face)
to talk to someone in an honest way that shows no doubts: I wanted to look people in the eye and tell them I made a mistake. I can't believe you can look me in the face and lie to me like that.
(Definition of look someone in the eye from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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