poke (one's) eye out(redirected from poking their eye out)
poke (one's) eye out
To strike one else in the eye so severely as to cause vision loss. Put that stick down right now before you end up poking your sister's eye out! My mom never let me play hockey because she was afraid I'd poke my eye out.
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