after-eye

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From after- +‎ eye.

VerbEdit

after-eye (third-person singular simple present after-eyes, present participle after-eying, simple past and past participle after-eyed)

  1. (transitive, obsolete) To keep in view or sight.
    Thou shouldst have made him As little as a crow, or less, ere left To after-eye him. — Shakespeare.
Last modified on 16 June 2013, at 12:14