eye

eye
1. noun
1) (the part of the body with which one sees: Open your eyes; She has blue eyes.) ojo
2) (anything like or suggesting an eye, eg the hole in a needle, the loop or ring into which a hook connects etc.) ojo; agujero
3) (a talent for noticing and judging a particular type of thing: She has an eye for detail/colour/beauty.) buen ojo

2. verb
(to look at, observe: The boys were eyeing the girls at the dance; The thief eyed the policeman warily.) mirar, observar
- eyebrow
- eye-catching
- eyelash
- eyelet
- eyelid
- eye-opener
- eye-piece
- eyeshadow
- eyesight
- eyesore
- eye-witness
- before/under one's very eyes
- be up to the eyes in
- close one's eyes to
- in the eyes of
- keep an eye on
- lay/set eyes on
- raise one's eyebrows
- see eye to eye
- with an eye to something
- with one's eyes open

eye n ojo
he's got blue eyes tiene los ojos azules
to keep an eye on vigilar / echar un ojo
can you keep an eye on my suitcase? ¿me puedes vigilar la maleta?
to see eye to eye opinar igual / estar de acuerdo
we see eye to eye on everything siempre opinamos igual
eye
tr[aɪ]
noun
1 SMALLANATOMY/SMALL ojo
open your eyes abre los ojos
2 (sense) vista
3 (of needle, potato, storm) ojo
transitive verb
1 (observe) mirar, observar; (look at longingly) echar el ojo a
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SMALLIDIOMATIC EXPRESSION/SMALL
all eyes were on ... todas las miradas estaban puestas en ...
an eye for an eye ojo por ojo
as far as the eye can see hasta donde alcanza la vista
before somebody's very eyes delante de los propios ojos de alguien
eyes right/left/front vista a la derecha/izquierda/al frente
for somebody's eyes only sólo para los ojos de alguien
if you had half an eye si tuvieras dos dedos de frente
in the eyes of the law según la Ley
in the eyes of somebody / in somebody's eyes a ojos de alguien, para alguien
my eye! ¡y un pepino!
not to be able to believe one's eyes no poder dar crédito a sus ojos, no poder creer lo que uno está viendo
not to take one's eyes off something/somebody no quitar la vista de encima de algo/a alguien, no perder de vista algo/a alguien
somebody's eyes are bigger than their stomach comer con los ojos
to be all eyes ser todo,-a ojos
to be one in the eye for somebody suponer un chasco para alguien
to be unable to look somebody in the eye no poder mirar a alguien a la cara
to be unable to take one's eyes off somebody/something no poder quitar la vista de encima de alguien/algo
to be up to one's eyes in something estar hasta el cuello de algo
to cast one's eyes over something / run one's eyes over something ojear algo, echar una ojeada a algo
to catch somebody's eye llamar la atención de alguien
to clap/lay/set eyes on somebody/something ver a alguien/algo, poner los ojos en alguien/algo
to close one's eyes to something hacer la vista gorda a algo
to eye somebody up and down comerse a alguien con los ojos
to give somebody the eye lanzar miraditas a alguien
to have an eye for something tener buen ojo para algo
to have eyes in the back of one's head darse cuenta de todo, tener cien ojos
to have one's eye on (watch) observar, vigilar
I've got my eye on you te estoy vigilando 2 figurative use echar el ojo
I've had my eye on that house for some time hace tiempo que le tengo el ojo echado a esa casa
to keep an eye on (watch) vigilar 2 (not let out of sight) no perder de vista
to keep an eye open/out for somebody/something mantener los ojos bien abiertos por si se ve a alguien/algo
to keep one's eyes peeled estar ojo avizor
to look somebody in the eye mirar a alguien a los ojos
to make eyes at somebody / make sheep's eyes at somebody dirigir miraditas a alguien
to only have eyes for somebody / have eyes only for somebody sólo tener ojos para alguien
to open somebody's eyes abrirle los ojos a alguien
to see eye to eye with somebody estar de acuerdo con alguien
to turn a blind eye to something hacer la vista gorda a algo
with an eye to doing something con la intención de hacer algo, con miras a hacer algo
with one's eyes open con los ojos abiertos
with one's eyes shut con los ojos cerrados
with the naked eye a simple vista
eye contact contacto ocular
eye shadow sombra de ojos
eye socket cuenca del ojo, órbita
eye ['aɪ] vt, eyed ; eyeing or eying : mirar, observar
eye n
1) : ojo m
2) vision: visión f, vista f, ojo m
a good eye for bargains: un buen ojo para las gangas
3) glance: mirada f, ojeada f
4) attention: atención f
to catch one's eye: llamar la atención
5) point of view: punto m de vista
in the eyes of the law: según la ley
6) : ojo m (de una aguja, una papa, una tormenta)
eye
n.
hondón s.m.
ojo s.m.
yema s.f.
v.
mirar detenidamente v.
ojear v.

I
noun
1)
a) (Anat) ojo m

he has blue eyes — tiene los ojos azules

to have sharp eyes — tener* (una) vista de lince, tener* ojo de águila

as far as the eye can/could see — hasta donde alcanza/alcanzaba la vista

in the twinkling of an eye — en un abrir y cerrar de ojos

I can't believe my eyes — si no lo veo, no lo creo, no doy crédito a mis ojos

to be all eyes — mirar lleno de curiosidad

to close o shut one's eyes to something — cerrar* los ojos a algo

to cry one's eyes out — llorar a lágrima viva or a mares

I went into it with my eyes wide open — me metí sabiendo muy bien lo que hacía

to have eyes in the back of one's head — tener* ojos en la nuca

to keep one's eyes open — (to avoid danger, problems) andarse* or ir* con cuidado; (looking for something)

keep your eyes open for a restaurant — vete mirando or fíjate bien a ver si ves un restaurante

to keep one's eyes peeled o skinned — (colloq) (to avoid danger, problems) andarse* or ir* con mucho ojo (fam); (looking for something) estar(se)* ojo avizor (fam)

to make eyes at somebody — hacerle* ojitos a alguien

to open somebody's eyes — abrirle* los ojos a alguien

to open somebody's eyes to something — hacerle* ver algo a alguien

to see eye to eye with somebody — (usu with neg) estar* de acuerdo con alguien, coincidir con alguien

with one's eyes shut o closed — con los ojos cerrados

to be up to one's eyes in something — estar* hasta aquí de algo (fam)

I'm up to my eyes in work — estoy agobiada or (fam) hasta aquí de trabajo

we're up to our eyes in debt — estamos cargados de deudas, debemos hasta la camisa (fam); (before n)

eye contact: to make/avoid eye contact with somebody mirar/evitar mirar a alguien a los ojos; at eye level — a la altura de la vista

b) (look, gaze) mirada f

under the watchful eye(s) of the teacher — bajo la atenta mirada del profesor

to cast o run one's eye over something — recorrer algo con la vista

before my very eyes — ante mis propios ojos

nothing caught my eye in the store — no vi nada que me llamara la atención en la tienda

I tried to catch his eye — intenté llamar su atención

these colors really catch the eye — estos colores son verdaderamente llamativos

to have one's eyes on somebody/something — no quitarle los ojos de encima a alguien/algo

in Mary's eyes he's perfect — para Mary or a ojos de Mary es perfecto

in the eyes of the Law — ante la ley

to keep one's eye(s) on something/somebody: keep your eyes on the road! no apartes la vista de la carretera!; keep your eyes on him no lo pierdas de vista; to look somebody straight in the eye mirar a alguien directamente a los ojos; she won't look me in the eye no se atreve a mirarme a la cara; he couldn't take his eyes off her no podía quitarle los ojos de encima; easy on the eye (colloq) agradable a la vista; to keep an eye on something/somebody vigilar or cuidar algo/a alguien; keep an eye on those two no pierdas de vista a esos dos, vigila a esos dos; to lay o set o (colloq) clap eyes on somebody/something: from the moment I laid o set o (colloq) clapped eyes on him/it desde el primer momento que lo vi; to turn a blind eye (to something) — hacer* la vista gorda (frente a or ante algo)

c) (attention)

the eyes of the world will be on her — todo el mundo tendrá la vista puesta en ella

the company has been in the public eye a lot recently — últimamente se ha hablado mucho de la compañía

to have one's eye on something — echarle el ojo a algo (fam)

with an eye to something — con miras a algo

d) (ability to judge) ojo m

to have an eye for design — tener* ojo or idea para el diseño

to have an eye for detail — ser* detallista

2)
a) (of needle) ojo m
b) (of hurricane, storm) ojo m
c) (in potato) ojo m

II
transitive verb (pres p eying or BrE eyeing)
a) (observe) mirar, observar

to eye somebody up and down — mirar a alguien de arriba abajo

to eye something suspiciously — observar algo con sospecha

b) (ogle) mirar, pasarle revista a (fam)
[aɪ]
1. N
1) (gen) ojo m

to have good eyes — tener buena vista

to rub one's eyes — restregarse los ojos

I couldn't believe my (own) eyes — no daba crédito a lo que veían mis ojos

black eye — ojo m morado or amoratado

I gave him a black eye — le puse un ojo morado

she had a black eye — tenía or llevaba un ojo morado

to catch sb's eye — llamar la atención de algn

he accidentally caught her eye and looked away — su mirada se cruzó por casualidad con la de ella y apartó la vista

it was the biggest one I'd ever clapped eyes on — era el más grande que jamás me había echado a la cara

to cry one's eyes out — llorar a moco tendido or a lágrima viva

there wasn't a dry eye in the house — no había ojos sin lágrimas en todo el teatro

to have an eye or a keen eye for a bargain — tener mucha vista or buen ojo para las gangas

we need someone with an eye for detail — nos hace falta alguien que sea meticuloso

he's got his eye on you — (=monitoring) no te quita ojo, no te pierde de vista; (=attracted to) te tiene echado el ojo

I've got my eye on that sofa in the sale — le tengo echado el ojo a ese sofá que vimos en las rebajas

she had eyes only for me — solo tenía ojos para mí, no tenía ojos más que para mí

it hits you in the eye — salta a la vista

in the eyes of — a los ojos de

in the eyes of the law — a los ojos de la ley

to keep an eye on sth/sb — (=watch) vigilar algo/a algn, echar una mirada a algo/algn; (=look after) cuidar algo/a algn

keep your eyes on the road! — ¡no quites los ojos de la carretera!

I'm keeping an eye on things while the boss is away — yo estoy al cargo del negocio mientras el jefe está fuera

at eye level — a la altura de los ojos

to look sb (straight) in the eye — mirar a algn (directamente) a los ojos

with the naked eye — a simple vista

he couldn't keep his eyes off the girl — se le fueron los ojos tras la chica

to keep an eye out or one's eyes open for sth/sb — estar pendiente de algo/algn

keep an eye out for the postman — estáte atento or pendiente a ver si ves al cartero

keep an eye out for snakes — cuidado por si hay culebras

keep your eyes open for bag-snatchers! — ¡mucho ojo, no te vayan a dar el tirón!

I haven't seen any recently but I'll keep my eyes open — últimamente no he visto ninguno pero estaré al tanto

I could hardly keep my eyes open — se me cerraban los ojos

I saw it with my own eyes — lo vi con mis propios ojos

to be in the public eye — estar a la luz pública

eyes right/left/front! — ¡vista a la derecha/izquierda/al frente!

to run one's eye over sth — (from curiosity) recorrer algo con la vista; (checking) echar un vistazo a algo

as far as the eye can see — hasta donde alcanza la vista

it's five years since I last set or laid eyes on him — hace cinco años que no lo veo

the sun is in my eyes — me da el sol en los ojos

he didn't take his eyes off her for one second — no le quitó los ojos de encima ni por un segundo

with an eye to sth/to doing sth — con vistas or miras a algo/a hacer algo

with an eye to the future — cara al futuro

use your eyes! * — ¡abre los ojos!

it happened before my very eyes — ocurrió delante de mis propios ojos

the grass grows before your very eyes — crece la hierba a ojos vistas

under the watchful eye of — bajo la atenta mirada de

to look at sth with or through the eyes of an expert — ver algo con ojos de experto

- have eyes in the back of one's head

he must have eyes in the back of his head! — ¡no se le escapa una!

I haven't got eyes in the back of my head — iro ¿te crees que tengo ojos en la nuca o qué?

- give sb the glad eye
- open sb's eyes to sth
- keep one's eyes peeled
- do sth with one's eyes
- make sheep's eyes at sb
- shut one's eyes to
- be up to one's eyes
- an eye for an eye
blind 1., feast 2., mind 1., 1), sight
2) [of potato] yema f
3) [of storm] ojo m
4) (Sew) [of needle] ojo m; [of hook and eye] hembra f de corchete
2.
VT mirar detenidamente, observar

she eyed him sullenly/with suspicion — lo miró detenidamente con gesto hosco/con recelo

she eyed the package curiously — observó (detenidamente) el paquete con curiosidad

I didn't like the way they eyed me up and down — no me gustaba la forma que tenían de mirarme de arriba abajo

an expensive leather jacket I had been eyeing for some time — una cazadora de cuero muy cara a la que hacía tiempo (que) le había echado el ojo

3.
CPD

eye candy * N — regalo m para la vista

eye clinic N — clínica f oftalmológica

eye colour N — color m de los ojos

eye contact N — contacto m ocular

eye cream N — crema f para los ojos

eye doctor N(US) oculista mf

eye dropper N — cuentagotas m inv

eye drops NPL — gotas fpl para los ojos

eye examination N — examen m de la vista

eye patch N — parche m

eye pencil N — lápiz m de ojos

eye shadow N — sombra f de ojos

eye socket N — cuenca f del ojo

eye test N — test m visual or de visión

* * *

I [aɪ]
noun
1)
a) (Anat) ojo m

he has blue eyes — tiene los ojos azules

to have sharp eyes — tener* (una) vista de lince, tener* ojo de águila

as far as the eye can/could see — hasta donde alcanza/alcanzaba la vista

in the twinkling of an eye — en un abrir y cerrar de ojos

I can't believe my eyes — si no lo veo, no lo creo, no doy crédito a mis ojos

to be all eyes — mirar lleno de curiosidad

to close o shut one's eyes to something — cerrar* los ojos a algo

to cry one's eyes out — llorar a lágrima viva or a mares

I went into it with my eyes wide open — me metí sabiendo muy bien lo que hacía

to have eyes in the back of one's head — tener* ojos en la nuca

to keep one's eyes open — (to avoid danger, problems) andarse* or ir* con cuidado; (looking for something)

keep your eyes open for a restaurant — vete mirando or fíjate bien a ver si ves un restaurante

to keep one's eyes peeled o skinned — (colloq) (to avoid danger, problems) andarse* or ir* con mucho ojo (fam); (looking for something) estar(se)* ojo avizor (fam)

to make eyes at somebody — hacerle* ojitos a alguien

to open somebody's eyes — abrirle* los ojos a alguien

to open somebody's eyes to something — hacerle* ver algo a alguien

to see eye to eye with somebody — (usu with neg) estar* de acuerdo con alguien, coincidir con alguien

with one's eyes shut o closed — con los ojos cerrados

to be up to one's eyes in something — estar* hasta aquí de algo (fam)

I'm up to my eyes in work — estoy agobiada or (fam) hasta aquí de trabajo

we're up to our eyes in debt — estamos cargados de deudas, debemos hasta la camisa (fam); (before n)

eye contact: to make/avoid eye contact with somebody mirar/evitar mirar a alguien a los ojos; at eye level — a la altura de la vista

b) (look, gaze) mirada f

under the watchful eye(s) of the teacher — bajo la atenta mirada del profesor

to cast o run one's eye over something — recorrer algo con la vista

before my very eyes — ante mis propios ojos

nothing caught my eye in the store — no vi nada que me llamara la atención en la tienda

I tried to catch his eye — intenté llamar su atención

these colors really catch the eye — estos colores son verdaderamente llamativos

to have one's eyes on somebody/something — no quitarle los ojos de encima a alguien/algo

in Mary's eyes he's perfect — para Mary or a ojos de Mary es perfecto

in the eyes of the Law — ante la ley

to keep one's eye(s) on something/somebody: keep your eyes on the road! no apartes la vista de la carretera!; keep your eyes on him no lo pierdas de vista; to look somebody straight in the eye mirar a alguien directamente a los ojos; she won't look me in the eye no se atreve a mirarme a la cara; he couldn't take his eyes off her no podía quitarle los ojos de encima; easy on the eye (colloq) agradable a la vista; to keep an eye on something/somebody vigilar or cuidar algo/a alguien; keep an eye on those two no pierdas de vista a esos dos, vigila a esos dos; to lay o set o (colloq) clap eyes on somebody/something: from the moment I laid o set o (colloq) clapped eyes on him/it desde el primer momento que lo vi; to turn a blind eye (to something) — hacer* la vista gorda (frente a or ante algo)

c) (attention)

the eyes of the world will be on her — todo el mundo tendrá la vista puesta en ella

the company has been in the public eye a lot recently — últimamente se ha hablado mucho de la compañía

to have one's eye on something — echarle el ojo a algo (fam)

with an eye to something — con miras a algo

d) (ability to judge) ojo m

to have an eye for design — tener* ojo or idea para el diseño

to have an eye for detail — ser* detallista

2)
a) (of needle) ojo m
b) (of hurricane, storm) ojo m
c) (in potato) ojo m

II
transitive verb (pres p eying or BrE eyeing)
a) (observe) mirar, observar

to eye somebody up and down — mirar a alguien de arriba abajo

to eye something suspiciously — observar algo con sospecha

b) (ogle) mirar, pasarle revista a (fam)

English-spanish dictionary. 2013.

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