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bug-eyed
American English: /ˈbəɡ ˌaɪd/

Translation of bug-eyed in Spanish:

adjective

  • they were bug-eyed when he appeared
    se les salieron los ojos de las órbitas al verlo aparecer
    Example sentences
    • Mars has inspired the human imagination for more than a century, generating a parade of little green men and bug-eyed monsters first sparked by the belief that the planet was criss-crossed with alien-made canals.
    • Kevin isn't a bug-eyed alien, though he does a fair impression.
    • Which one do you want, the spaniel with the crown or the bug-eyed chihuahua?

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