Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Possessed of the supposed evil eye; also, looking with envy, jealousy, or bad design; malicious.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Supposed to possess the evil eye; looking with an evil eye, or with envy, jealousy, or bad design.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Not only that, but America as well as the rest of the world would have been blown up by evil-eyed villains.

    Maggie Van Ostrand: New Year's Non-Resolutions: Appreciating the Inventions that Make Our Lives Easier

  • Jorgen lurched behind it, his haggard face twisted in a hungry, evil-eyed grin.

    Raven Speak

  • Quinn might not want to hurt his evil-eyed honey, but Evalle did.

    Deadly Promises

  • She had been his mistress long enough to know that hard evil-eyed look.

    Final Resting Place of The Pen

  •   In my “Golden Book of Dinosaurs” there was a picture of rat-like, evil-eyed animals sucking giant dinosaur eggs, with pathetic fetal lizards inside.

    The Saurians' Revenge

  • In my “Golden Book of Dinosaurs” there was a picture of rat-like, evil-eyed animals sucking giant dinosaur eggs, with pathetic fetal lizards inside.

    The Saurians' Revenge

  • Inside, works of such beauty or whimsy: Light Waves' sculptie ballerina, the gigantic evil-eyed cat, the Lovers' Rock, the Man Angel... even Dreaming and the birdcage, which I hope to own someday.

    Archive 2008-02-01

  • Boomer (the big'un) and Pandora (the evil-eyed one) share a moment of mutual non-aggression ...

    for those who asked: the kids

  • For example, there’s a picture of young-Mo sitting awkwardly between two evil-eyed fellows with Saddam-like moustaches.

    Archive 2006-05-01

  • Now you can be mobbed in strip malls and preyed upon by evil-eyed "talent managers" before your inevitable slide into the merry-go-round of tabloid-covered arrests and rehab culminating in a spot on Hollywood Squares, just like the honorable celebrities before you.

    *sob* Not one

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