bloodshot eyes

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bloodshot eyes

Eyes in which the sclera (the whites of the eye) and/or conjunctiva (the inside of the eyelid) are colored red due to the prominence of superficial blood vessels. Bloodshot eyes can be the result of a wide range of conditions, including tiredness, eyestrain, irritation, conjunctivitis, injury, or more serious inflammatory conditions. I've got these really bloodshot eyes from studying all night long. Honey, those bloodshot eyes look terrible! I think we need to get you to the doctor.
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Still howling, disdaining doorways, with blood-shot eyes and wildly waving muscular arms, Victor burst upon us through the fragile walls.
Further on in the darkness she met a ragged being with shifting, blood-shot eyes and grimey hands.
Taug looked up, batting his blood-shot eyes. Teeka half raised herself and looked at Tarzan.
Taug knew that his own blood-shot eyes were beautiful, for he had seen them reflected in the glassy surface of many a drinking pool.
And Buck was truly a red-eyed devil, as he drew himself together for the spring, hair bristling, mouth foaming, a mad glitter in his blood-shot eyes. Straight at the man he launched his one hundred and forty pounds of fury, surcharged with the pent passion of two days and nights.
His back-drawn, snarling lips exposed his great fighting fangs, and his little, wicked, blood-shot eyes gleamed in horrid reflection of his madness.
He started when he saw poor Rawdon in his study in tumbled clothes, with blood-shot eyes, and his hair over his face.
Akut grunted, blinked his blood-shot eyes, and turned toward the body of Sheeta.
He sat down on a stone bench opposite the door, which served for seat and bedstead; and casting his blood-shot eyes upon the ground, tried to collect his thoughts.
People easily know that my husband is around when they see me with swollen face or blood-shot eyes, 'Omolara said.
Someone considered - if they're what everyone Paddy "As I remember it, most people's dads were in bad moods, with their blood-shot eyes cos they worked nights, but my dad were never like that.
Calf tenderness and conjunctival suffusion (blood-shot eyes) are characteristic but not always present, Dr Lau said.
Miss Haughton called the emergency services and desperately tried to revive her son but she said he remained 'lifeless.' She said she later researched the 'choking practice' and said, looking back, her son may have been displaying some of the warning signs that he may have attempted the act before, which include blood-shot eyes and marks on his body.
For example, the addicts of marijuana and hashish lose balance while walking and concentration while speaking to others, suffer high blood pressure , blood-shot eyes, are fond of sugary food and are often paranoid.
"The female also exhibited blood-shot eyes, slurred speech and difficulty standing.