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eye sth up

informal
phrasal verb with eye uk   // us   // verb [T] present participle eyeing or eying, past tense and past participle eyed
(Definition of eye sth up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “eye sth up”
in Chinese (Simplified) 饶有兴趣地仔细看…
in Chinese (Traditional) 很有興趣地仔細看…
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