the evil eye


the evil eye
a gaze or stare superstitiously believed to cause material harm

he gave me the evil eye as I walked down the corridor

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: a look that is thought to be able to harm someone

He gave her the evil eye.

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Main Entry:evil eye

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • give someone the evil eye — give (someone) the evil eye to look at someone in an angry or unpleasant way. I arrived late for the meeting and Steve Thomson gave me the evil eye …   New idioms dictionary

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  • give someone the evil eye — to look at someone in an unpleasant way, especially because you are angry with them …   English dictionary

  • The Golden Eye — Directed by William Beaudine Produced by James S. Burkett …   Wikipedia


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