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clap (or lay or set) eyes on

Definition of clap or lay or set eyes on in English:

informal See: I’d never clapped eyes on the guy before
More example sentences
  • It was the most amazing sight Meg had ever laid eyes on.
  • At this point in my lesson I had not set eyes on as much as a rotor, and did not fully comprehend where my instructor was coming from, but it wasn't long before the penny began to drop.
  • As they pulled out, families rushed to the border fence to see relatives they had not set eyes on since 1948.
Synonyms
See parent entry: eye

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