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catch the eye

To attract attention. To be noticed. I can't believe I caught the eye of a real agent! This is finally my big break! I know that Tom is trying to catch the eye of some scouts tonight, but he could pass the ball once in a while!
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Smith expects more of the same as the campaign progresses and believes it is only a matter of time before Mings catches the eye of Gareth Southgate.
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Captivating photographic collages offer imagery that defines the terms and catches the eye. Written by an active participant in children's and women's ministry, A Child's ABCs Of Praise is a deeply spiritual book that skillfully blends learning the alphabet to with learning how to love and praise God.
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Among the members of the ensemble, the young Edward Liang is distinctive and incisive, as if he were born to the movement; Albert Evans catches the eye as well.
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