Definition of cockeye in English:


Pronunciation /ˈkäkī/ /ˈkɑkaɪ/


  • An eye that squints or is affected by strabismus.

    ‘Her cockeyes looked over and scared the hell out of me.’
    • ‘There are far too many people that are homeless, begging for change on street corners with their cockeyes and their peg-legs.’
    • ‘As Samantha, she eschews pointed hats, straggly hair, cockeyes and warts in favor of the ‘witch twitch’, sometimes described as a nose wiggle.’