Entry from British & World English dictionary
Definition of glassy-eyed in English:
Showing no interest or animation: glassy-eyed heroin addicts
More example sentences
- As we piled on, I noticed that everyone had the same exhausted, glassy-eyed, desperate quality about them I was sure I had.
- A trailer loaded with canoes sits behind the Red Cross building, waiting to be deployed, and glassy-eyed relief workers stagger onto our hotel's elevators, ready to collapse.
- Early one morning about 15 years ago I emerged, glassy-eyed, in Paris from the airport train after an overnight flight from Toronto.
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.