(Of a person or animal) having an expression of panic or desperation in their eyes.
- The wild-eyed soldier rushed out like an animal released from captivity, and leaned along the railing, starting to laugh with uncontrollable joy.
- So Simon Streeting and me started to lose at Millionaire, but when Simon Streeting went up to get us another drink, the wild-eyed man caught my eye.
- It too has the gift of disguise, now appearing as a wild-eyed woman, now as a vacantly smiling man.
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