Definition of meet someone's eye (or eyes) in English:

meet someone's eye (or eyes)


  • Be visible.

    ‘the sight that met his eyes was truly amazing’
    • ‘They ran outside, and an incredible sight met their eyes.’
    • ‘When they came to the top, a beautiful sight met their eyes.’
    • ‘The ballroom at the hotel was set for the night and as Natalie and Kate went through its doors a spectacular sight met their eyes.’
    • ‘A curious sight met their eyes as they came cautiously around the foremast.’
    • ‘When they reached the top, all three stable hands were awed by the sight that met their eyes.’
    • ‘When the pair broke through the bushes that lead to their home a horrible sight met their eyes.’
    • ‘When my family walked out of the gate, an enormous sight met our eyes.’
    • ‘A strange sight met my eyes when they glanced to the left.’
    • ‘The light blinded me at first, but even still, I couldn't believe the sight that met my eyes.’
    • ‘He was even more shocked by the sight that met his eyes.’