Meaning of eye-wateringly in English:



See eye-watering

as submodifier ‘his eye-wateringly expensive divorce settlement’
  • ‘They're also eye-wateringly expensive, around $900, which is a little more than a run-of-the-mill MP3 player.’
  • ‘The policy has been eye-wateringly costly, yet it has not even achieved its one main objective.’
  • ‘It's expensive, but not as eye-wateringly costly as owning and running your own jet.’
  • ‘He's realised that several of his worst-performing funds also came with eye-wateringly high charges.’
  • ‘It has been a year of poachings, price cuts, sackings, slanging matches and eye-wateringly large payoffs.’