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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It reminds me of The Muppet Movie, when Kermit and Miss Piggy are on their big romantic date, and Steve Martin, their waiter, rolls his eyes when he sees what wine they've chosen, and says, 'Do you care to smell the bottle cap?
QMY 18-month-old son holds his breath, goes blue and rolls his eyes when he cries.
He describes his entrance into television as something of an accident, and rolls his eyes at the haphazard ways some of his programs were produced.
Frank Colin, vice president of product development, rolls his eyes after hearing a gruff comment by his boss.
Morgan rolls his eyes and accuses Graves' group of "driving a wedge" between communities.
Don't you just love the way he rolls his eyes Peter.