What does eyeball mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. eyeball, orb(verb)

    the ball-shaped capsule containing the vertebrate eye

  2. eye, eyeball(verb)

    look at


  1. eyeball(Noun)

    the ball of the eye

  2. eyeball(Verb)

    To gauge, estimate or judge by eye; to look or glance at.

  3. eyeball(Verb)

    To scrutinize

Webster Dictionary

  1. Eyeball(noun)

    the ball or globe of the eye

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. eyeball

    1. A small, miraculous globe that has the power to fabulize the external universe. 2. The spectacles of the brain; the peephole of consciousness.

Editors Contribution

  1. eyeball

    A facet of the mechanism of an eye.

    They eyeball is circular in shape and turns to view things.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 2, 2020  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of eyeball in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of eyeball in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of eyeball in a Sentence

  1. Andrew DeFilippis:

    Risk prediction as science is an evolving process, and there is no question that it will require continuous updating as society evolves and to keep up with contemporary trends and risks, there is no question, though, that these calculators are better than the eyeball test and certainly outperform the physician just saying' I think this person has a 10 % risk' after meeting and looking at them.

  2. Dick Gregory:

    Nature is not affected by finance. If someone offered you ten thousand dollars to let them touch your eyeball without blinking, you would never collect the money. At the very last moment, Nature would force you to blink your eye. Nature will protect her own.

  3. Jerry Coleman:

    Edwards missed getting Stearns at third base by an eyeball.

  4. David Dean Rusk:

    We were eyeball-to-eyeball and the other fellow just blinked.

  5. Kaylee Muthart:

    So I pushed my thumb, pointer, and middle finger into each eye. I gripped each eyeball, twisted, and pulled until each eye popped out of the socket — it felt like a massive struggle, the hardest thing I ever had to do, because I could no longer see, I don't know if there was blood. But I know the drugs numbed the pain. I'm pretty sure I would have tried to claw right into my brain if a pastor hadn't heard me screaming, ‘I want to see the light!’ — which I don't recall saying — and restrained me.

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