Synonyms of eye


1. eye, oculus, optic, sense organ, sensory receptor, receptor

usage: the organ of sight

2. eye, sagacity, sagaciousness, judgment, judgement, discernment

usage: good discernment (either visually or as if visually); "she has an eye for fresh talent"; "he has an artist's eye"

3. eye, attention, attending

usage: attention to what is seen; "he tried to catch her eye"

4. center, centre, middle, heart, eye, area, country

usage: an area that is approximately central within some larger region; "it is in the center of town"; "they ran forward into the heart of the struggle"; "they were in the eye of the storm"

5. eye, hole

usage: a small hole or loop (as in a needle); "the thread wouldn't go through the eye"


1. eye, eyeball, look

usage: look at

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