Definition of cross-eyed in English:

cross-eyed

Line breaks: cross-eyed

adjective

Having one or both eyes turned inwards towards the nose, either from focusing on something very close, through temporary loss of control of focus, or as a permanent condition (convergent strabismus).
More example sentences
  • The condition of being cross-eyed is also called strabismus.
  • He concentrated harder and harder until he was cross-eyed, completely focused on the flame.
  • He dazedly hugged me back, his eyes a bit cross-eyed but beginning to focus.

More definitions of cross-eyed

Definition of cross-eyed in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day semblance
Pronunciation: ˈsembləns
noun
the outward appearance or apparent form of something…