What does wild-eyed mean?

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  1. wild-eyedadjective

    appearing extremely agitated

    "crowded the wild-eyed animals into a truck"

  2. quixotic, romantic, wild-eyedadjective

    not sensible about practical matters; idealistic and unrealistic

    "as quixotic as a restoration of medieval knighthood"; "a romantic disregard for money"; "a wild-eyed dream of a world state"


  1. wild-eyedadjective

    having a glaring expression, as if mad or in terror


  1. wild-eyed

    Wild-eyed generally refers to a person having a crazed, excited, frightened or frantic appearance, often characterized by wide-open, staring, or glaring eyes. This term can be used to describe an emotional state of extreme enthusiasm, anxiety, insanity or distress.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wild-eyed in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wild-eyed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of wild-eyed in a Sentence

  1. Barack Obama:

    We should be able to talk about this issue as citizens without demonizing all gun owners who are overwhelmingly law abiding, but also without suggesting that any debate about this involves a wild-eyed plot to take everybody's guns away.

  2. Barack Obama:

    They're not known as wild-eyed liberal states, but it just goes to show you that this is an issue that's bigger than politics.

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    repetition of the ends of two or more successive sentences, verses, etc.
    A sapling
    B tithe
    C brashness
    D epiphora

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