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googly-eyed

1. Staring at someone or something in surprise with the eyes open very wide. I have some great pictures of the kids looking positively googly-eyed at the zoo. Mary's announcement that she was pregnant left most of us googly-eyed.
2. Looking visibly enamored or smitten with someone. Often said of two people who are romantically interested in each other. Well, if you keep staring at her all googly-eyed, she'll know you like her sooner than later!

googly-eyed

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It's not really about sleeping with your mother or going googly-eyed over a goat or being president and getting blow jobs from an intern.
Cullum, the googly-eyed actor who brought his ingenuous, disarming brand of good humor and expressive physical shtick to last summer's Getty Center production of Frank Dwyer's ``The Affliction of Glory: A Comedy About Tragedy.
I'd laughed enough at him proving his worth with the fitness bleep test, so watching him go googly-eyed over stacks of switches was just brilliant.
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Only this time, the googly-eyed pair are boldly going where no item of loose-fitting footwear has ever gone before - outer space and the world of science fiction.
Those colors are definitely to be found in Scarfe's designs, his tippy tin-roofed chicken shacks filled with zany, googly-eyed roosters.
The blue, googly-eyed Cookie Monster, with his signature gobble "om nom nom nom", was originally designed by Jim Henson for use in commercials for General Foods International and Frito-Lay.
says the googly-eyed bear, twisting his purple snout this way and that, rocking back and forth.
Metal and mechanical toys included a fur-covered shop window display pair of climbing cats at pounds 100 and a tinplate snap toy of a googly-eyed 1930s child jumping off a chamber pot that concealed a mouse at pounds 140.
A German-made teddy bear and doll are both expected to fetch around pounds 500 each and a googly-eyed bisque character doll, also German, is valued at pounds 300 to pounds 400.