roll (one's) eyes

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roll (one's) eyes

To turn one's eyes upward or around in a circle, usually as an expression of exasperation, annoyance, impatience, or disdain. Don't you roll your eyes at me, young lady! You will finish your homework this instant, or you can kiss your weekend goodbye! I just rolled my eyes as my dad told another one of his corny jokes.
See also: eye, roll
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"I'm sure people have rolled their eyes and said:'What a stunt - she'll never do it.
Swedish novel Let the Right One In was turned into a hit film in 2008 and fans rolled their eyes in horror at the thought of an the thought of an English-language remake.
Swedish novel Let the Right One In was turned into a hit film in 2008 In was turned into a hit film in 2008 and fans rolled their eyes in horror at the thought of an the thought of an English-language remake.
They started to appear so frequently, people just got bored and rolled their eyes chanting in unison, 'not again'.
When one woman announced she was going to sing an Adele song, fellow judges Tulisa Contostavlos, 22, and Kelly Rowland, 30, both rolled their eyes as the audience groaned.
Some of Britto's most enthusiastic subjects were a group of teens in Philadelphia: Andrew Jenkins, 14, staggered toward a friend as they grimaced, rolled their eyes, and held a crooked wrist at shoulder level.
After the debate a friend told me that, as I'd been speaking, my co-panelists repeatedly smirked and rolled their eyes, presumably at my naivete.
The journalists who reported the story rolled their eyes. "The entire package was watered down to the point of unrecognizability," one of them told me in March, speaking on condition of anonymity.
Was I the only BB viewer who rolled their eyes along with Cameron as the Penarth thirtysomething ``coughed and wheezed'' her way around the fake gymkhana in the garden last night?