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  1. sheeps eyenoun

    A secretive, pining look, or humble doting glance.

  2. Etymology: From the Gaelic seapach, sly or timid, seapaire, a bashful or cowardly person, from the Gaelic seap or seop, to creep away, or sneak.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Sheeps Eyenoun

    A modest diffident look, such as lovers cast at their mistresses.

    Etymology: sheep and eye.

    Cast a sheep’s eye behind you: in before me. Dryden.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sheeps eye in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

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


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