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audio o·jo

m.
  1. anatomy eye
  2. (agujero) hole
    ojo de la llave keyhole
  3. eye
    el ojo de una aguja the eye of a needle
  4. (de un puente) span, arch (of a bridge)
  5. (enjabonada) soaping, lathering
  6. (malla) mesh (of a net)
  7. figurative (atención) attention
    pon ojo en lo que haces pay attention to what you are doing
  8. (aptitud) eye
    el tiene buen ojo he has a good eye

Idioms:
abrir los ojos
to be on the alert, keep one's eyes open
abrirle a alguien los ojos
figurative to open someone's eyes
a ojo or a ojo de buen cubero
roughly, by a rough estimate
a ojos cerrados
figurative blindly, with one's eyes closed
a ojos vistas
visibly, openly
cerrar los ojos
  1. figurative, colloquial (dormir) to sleep
  2. (morir) to die
  3. (arrojarse) to go ahead blindly
clavar los ojos en
to stare at
comerse (algo) or alguien con los ojos
figurative, colloquial to devour with one's eyes
con mucho ojo
very carefully
costar un ojo de la cara
figurative, colloquial to cost an arm and a leg
cuatro ojos
derogatory foureyes
dar en los ojos
to be self-evident
dichosos los ojos que te ven
colloquial you're a sight for sore eyes
echar el ojo a
to have one's eyes on
echar un ojo
to take or have a look
en un abrir y cerrar de ojos
figurative, colloquial in the twinkling of an eye
hasta los ojos
figurative, colloquial up to one's eyeballs
írsele los ojos por or tras
not to be able to keep one's eyes off of
mirar con buenos (malos) ojos
to look favorably (unfavorably) on
¡mis ojos! or ¡ojos míos!
the apple of my eye!
¡mucho ojo!
be careful!
no pegar ojo
not to sleep a wink
no quitar los ojos de
not to take one's eyes off of
¡ojo!
look out!, watch out!
ojo avizor
eagle eye
ojo de agua
spring
ojo de buey
  1. botany oxeye
  2. (ventana) bull's eye (window)
  3. maritime, nautical porthole
ojo de gato
mining, mineralogy cat's-eye
ojo de la escalera
architecture stairwell
ojo de la tempestad
eye of the storm
ojo de vidrio
glass eye
ojo eléctrico
electric eye
ojo morado
black eye
ojo por ojo
an eye for an eye
ojos rasgados
slanted eyes
ojos reventones or saltones
popeyes, bulging eyes
ojos vivos
sparkling eyes
pelar el ojo
America to keep one's eyes peeled, be alert
saltársele a uno los ojos
figurative to have one's eyes popping out of one's head
tener entre ojos
to have a grudge against
traer entre ojos
to keep one's eye on
Inflected Forms: ojos - masc

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