Meet somebody's eyes - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
meet somebody's eyes
meet (one's) eye(s)
To make eye contact with one, typically in a way that is confident or without shame. She couldn't meet my eye because she knew how angry I was with her. When shaking hands with someone, you should always meet their eyes.
meet somebody’s ˈeyes (also meet somebody’s ˈgaze, ˈlook, etc.) look straight at somebody because you realize that they are looking at you: She was afraid to meet my eyes because she knew what I was thinking. ♢ She met his gaze without flinching.