four-eyes


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four-eyes

A disparaging or facetious term for a person who wears spectacles. Nice glasses, four-eyes! I've been a four-eyes all my life. I got made fun of for it in elementary school, but in college, everyone loves my glasses!

four-eyes

n. someone who wears glasses. (Also a rude term of address.) Hey, four-eyes, betcha you can’t see this!
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However, pilots have said the rush to enforce the four-eyes rule -- whereby a member of the cabin crew swaps places with either pilot leaving the cockpit for a break -- is not a panacea.
An example of the mail guards used in Operation Blinding Storm were: (1) Secure mail guard at COMUSNAVEUR connecting the SIPRNET and the classified United Kingdom national network Combat Support Systems (CSS); (2) Pacific Region Network Operations Center connecting SIPRNET with the Combined Enterprise Regional Information Exchange System (CENTRIXS) Four-Eyes (United Kingdom, United States, Canada and Australia); and (3) Global Reach Interactive Fully Functional Information Network (GRIFFIN) connecting SIPRNET to several other nations' national classified systems.
It allowed operators to chat between the CENTRIXS Four-Eyes and SIPRNET enclaves.
He told the jury: "I said `Hold on a minute, fella, there's a queue here' and he said `Hey four-eyes, get a life!'" The Tote operator did not accept Evans' bet.
The two teenagers come to learn that another intellectual young man, Four-Eyes, has a suitcase filled with forbidden books.
Even at first glance the attractive design with a new interpretation of the four-eyes face reflects two of the most important characteristics of the new Cclass: dynamism and elegance.
If you despise your "four-eyes," contacts can do wonders for self-confidence, too.
Elvira Lindo's MANOLITO FOUR-EYES (9780761453031, $15.99) tells of Manolito, named after his father's truck, who doesn't mind his nickname of 'Four-Eyes'.
Even at first glance the attractive design with a new interpretation of the four-eyes face refects two of the most important characteristics of the new C-class: dynamism and elegance.
When I was a shy, glasses-wearing, "specky four-eyes" teenager, seeing photos of Arthur Miller and Marilyn Monroe gave me lot of hope.
For example, the four-eye principle is codified in the risk assessment and the creation of the aid plan, or the duty to notify if there is a suspicion that there is a risk to the child's well-being for certain occupational groups.