roll (one's) eyes

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roll (one's) eyes

To turn one's eyes upward or around in a circle, usually as an expression of exasperation, annoyance, impatience, or disdain. Don't you roll your eyes at me, young lady! You will finish your homework this instant, or you can kiss your weekend goodbye! I just rolled my eyes as my dad told another one of his corny jokes.
See also: eye, roll
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Yes, it's another trick that initially we'll all roll our eyes at.
It's OK to laugh at it, to roll our eyes to heaven when we hear it mentioned.
And usually, the happy endings they have, we just kind of roll our eyes and walk out because most of us don't have those kinds of endings in our lives.
We might roll our eyes if the incoming inspector proclaimed from the outset that the meals on the menu were delicious and nutritious.