can't keep (one's) eyes off (of) (someone or something)

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can't keep (one's) eyes off (of) (someone or something)

Cannot stop looking at someone or something because it is so beautiful, visually pleasing, interesting, etc. Your little girl is so adorable—I just can't keep my eyes off of her! The juxtaposition of colors in that painting is so strange that you can't keep your eyes off it.
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If there's a stud you can't keep your eyes off of, be explicit--let her know you're asking about her tongue piercing not because you want one of your own, but because you want to know what it feels like on your nipple.
Each time he takes to the screen you can't keep your eyes off it.
Visually it is fascinating and you can't keep your eyes off the stage unless distracted in the overlong first half.
Watching Erica Cornejo in the super-speedy section of the Peterson is like eating peanuts: You can't keep your eyes off her in this sprightly little automaton-like role.
You half want the guy to stay the hell away but you can't keep your eyes off him either.
And as Okocha becomes the first African to captain a side in an English domestic cup final, Powell has a warning for Carling Cup final opponents Middlesbrough: You just can't keep your eyes off Okocha and his magic tricks.
Dressed in a flowing white nightgown, she looks angelic, and you can't keep your eyes off her.
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