Definitions for public eye

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. limelight, spotlight, glare, public eye(noun)

    a focus of public attention

    "he enjoyed being in the limelight"; "when Congress investigates it brings the full glare of publicity to the agency"

Freebase

  1. Public Eye

    Public Eye is a British television series that ran from 1965 to 1975. It was produced by ABC Television for three series, and Thames Television for a further four series. The series depicted the investigations and cases handled by the unglamorous enquiry agent Frank Marker, an unmarried loner who is in his early forties when the series begins. In the words of an ABC trailer for the third series: "Marker isn't a glamorous detective and he doesn't get glamorous cases—he doesn't even get glamorous girls. What he does get is people who are in trouble—the sort of trouble you can't go to the police about, even if you are innocent."

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of public eye in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of public eye in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Bruce DuMont:

    The fact that a person can stand next to a famous person and go toe to toe with them, it elevates them in the public eye.

  2. Jerry Dawson:

    Many people choose not to be in the public eye after [receiving] an ALS diagnosis, which is perfectly normal and understandable.

  3. Daniel J. Boorstin:

    Formerly a public man needed a private secretary for a barrier between himself and the public. Nowadays he has a press secretary to keep him properly in the public eye.

  4. Philip Powell:

    the Basil Spence Syndrome. When Coventry Cathedral was going up and in the public eye, he went through a lean period when he wasn't offered any jobs at all because people thought he wouldn't have time for anything else.

  5. Greg Poling:

    The value of the case is the long term reputational damage and the pressure ... on the Chinese. That only works if you have a big coalition that can keep this in the public eye, but if the Chinese ... get a ton of countries to abstain that deflects a lot of that criticism.

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