in the eyes of somebody/something
in the eyes of (someone)
In someone's view or opinion. I won't be a success in the eyes of my mother unless I become a neurosurgeon.
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in the eyes of somebody/something,
in somebody’s eyesaccording to somebody/something; in somebody’s opinion: You may believe that what you are doing is right, but in the eyes of the law it’s a crime.
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