eye socketnoun [ C ]uk /ˈaɪ ˌsɒk.ɪt/ us /ˈaɪ ˌsɑː.kɪt/
Examples from literature
- His wig hung on one bedpost, he had lost one eye, and the patch worn over the empty eye socket had been left on the bureau.
- The next day it was the same, and the day after that—except that his cheeks began to hollow a little, and his eye sockets to deepen and darken.
- We were looking into the eye sockets of a skull.