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bedroom community

A community in which most people commute to jobs elsewhere (and thus usually only come home to sleep during the work week). Since I'm still in school, I'm not sure I want to live in a town that's such a bedroom community—I want to be able to spend time with people during the day when I'm not in class.
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bedroom eyes

A sultry, suggestive gaze or facial expression. You know I can't resist when you look at me with those bedroom eyes!
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bedroom eyes

a look suggestive of sexual invitation. informal
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bedroom eyes

n. seductive eyes. Beware of bedroom eyes. They mean trouble.
See also: bedroom, eye
References in classic literature ?
He opened the door widely enough for her to see into the bedroom, and to notice that nobody was with Mrs.
"After a little talk with the under-housemaid, I returned to the bedroom. No one was there.
As fast as I could mount the stairs I hastened back to the bedroom.
By this device, Number Fourteen disappeared at once and for ever from the books of the hotel, as the number of a bedroom to let.
Tod came back yet again into the bedroom with a clothes line.
Tod's proceedings were peculiar, and rather uneasy, (because the bed was between the window and the door of the bedroom).
It would be his bedroom they would attack, and they must reach it by the back staircase, or by the window in the dressing-room.
When he drew near to the bedroom door, Monte Cristo expected that he was coming in, and raised one of his pistols; but he simply heard the sound of the bolts sliding in their copper rings.
She opened the bedroom door, and led the way back into the sitting-room.
Go into t he bedroom. It's just possible Lady Lundie may have come for me herself."
The man might have effected his entrance there, left traces as he passed through the bedroom, and finally, finding the door open, have escaped that way."
Soames's back was turned, you released the man who was hiding in that bedroom."
He awoke in the early morning in his bedroom, and looked around him, now clear-headed, in amazement.
Anna Mikhaylovna, stooping, quickly caught up the object of contention and ran into the bedroom. The eldest princess and Prince Vasili, recovering themselves, followed her.
"What are you doing in my bedroom?" cried the King.