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English definition of “be all eyes”

be all eyes

to watch someone or something with a lot of interest: We were all eyes as the celebrity guests emerged from the car.Using the eyesEyesight, glasses and lensesThe eye and surrounding areaPerceptive
(Definition of be all eyes from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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