Definition of exophthalmic in English:


Line breaks: ex|oph|thal¦mic
Pronunciation: /ˌɛksɒfˈθalmɪk


Having or characterized by protruding eyes.
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  • Her mouth settles into a basket of grooves and lines when the smile fades, and her eyes are paler and duller than I remembered - and ever so slightly exophthalmic.
  • When I told my colleagues of my temporary residence, their reactions were universally exophthalmic, and, coupled with the police orders, this does not inspire one's confidence.

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