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meet the eye

To be visible or noticeable. Perhaps most commonly used in the saying "more than meets the eye." A: "Did I put up too many decorations?" B: "Well, they were the first thing to meet the eye!"
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meet the/your ˈeye(s)

be seen: A strange sight met our eyes.
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THERE'S much more to this two-bedroom bungalow in Netherton than initially meets the eye.
BUDDING ARTIST There is more to painting than meets the eye I never seem to get it right now matter how I try mixing of the colours is a task in itself have I got it right I say to myself I apply paint to paper with a stroke here and there take a step back squint and stare It''s beginning to take shape or so it appears to me but a few strokes later and it''s become a mystery I get so frustrated when I lose my way maybe if I persevere I''ll get it right one day if only I could find that special technique then maybe I could do a painting that is unique.
But Ella soon realises there is more to Nate than meets the eye.
You'll learn why there is more to fruit and vegetable quality than meets the eye and how to handle fresh produce at home to maintain quality and safety.
We are not sure whether this is true, but we sure know the fact that Deepika doesn't walk out of projects once she likes the idea unless there is more to the story than meets the eye.
The former Hollywood madam claimed to have an insight into people's sexuality - and she is convinced there is more to Alex than meets the eye.
But that's to do her an injustice because, as this CD and DVD set recorded at London's 02 Arena shows, there's more to her than meets the eye.
Meanwhile, Gibbs discovers there might be more than meets the eye with his new team.
Our inside source says that there was more than meets the eye to this meeting between the two local restaurateurs and John Y.
Over a year ago I volunteered at youth-led radio station Youth Voice FM and realised there's more to running a radio station than meets the eye.
Crawford and his team charge into the fray but the FBI agent soon learns there is much more to Rogue than meets the eye.
Unfortunately for the vampire, there is more to Father Nightroad than meets the eye.
This, of course, is only half the story, and as we have come to expect from Atelier Bow-Wow, there is more to this building than immediately meets the eye.
I think there is less here than meets the eye,'' said Weiss, who chairs the council's Public Safety Committee.
Today in an exclusive interview with the NI boss, we reveal how there is much more to Lawrie than meets the eye.