get (one's) eye

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get (one's) eye

1. To attract one's attention, often by making eye contact. The server still hasn't taken our order—we just can't get her eye.
2. To attract one's interest, especially due to being visually appealing or attractive. That dress in the window got my eye immediately—can I try it on? Your store needs a bold sign that will get the eye of anyone walking down the street. I see that the new girl in school has gotten your eye.
See also: eye, get

get someone's eye Go to catch someone's

eye.
See also: catch, eye, get, go
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"We tend to think of this as something to do when we want new glasses or contact lenses, but we should all get our eyes checked every two years or so.