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Give someone the glad eye

verb phrase

To look or glance at invitingly; gaze enticingly at: A tipsy actress gives her man, Donald, the glad eye (1903+)


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  • Give someone the glad hand

    verb phrase To greet and welcome effusively: I gave ’em all the glad hand, but they voted for the other bum anyway (1895+)

  • Give someone the go-by

    Related Terms give someone or something a miss (or the goby)

  • Give someone the heave-ho

    verb phrase To dismiss or reject someone; GIVE someone THE AIR: It took Lisa two years to give her boyfriend the heave-ho (1940s+)

  • Give someone the hook

    verb phrase To dismiss, silence, or otherwise reject someone, esp suddenly: The teacher gave him the hook (1940s+ Show business) Related Terms get the hook

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