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Blending consensus historical events and personages with imaginary occult forces is a strong recipe for counterfactual storytelling goodness that combines the best of two worlds: resonant history with wild-eyed fantasy.
Paul Di Filippo

Meaning of "wild-eyed" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF WILD-EYED

wild-eyed play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF WILD-EYED

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Wild-Eyed is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES WILD-EYED MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of wild-eyed in the English dictionary

The definition of wild-eyed in the dictionary is glaring in an angry, distracted, or wild manner. Other definition of wild-eyed is ill-conceived or totally impracticable.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE WILD-EYED

wild service tree
wild silk
wild Spaniard
wild strawberry
wild track
wild type
wild water
Wild West
Wild West show
wild-card
wild-goose chase
wild-water
wildcat
wildcat strike
wildcatted
wildcatter
wildcatting
Wilde
wildebeest
wilder

WORDS THAT END LIKE WILD-EYED

bleary-eyed
blue-eyed
bright-eyed
bug-eyed
clear-eyed
cross-eyed
eagle-eyed
eyed
four-eyed
glassy-eyed
goggle-eyed
green-eyed
misty-eyed
one-eyed
open-eyed
red-eyed
sad-eyed
sharp-eyed
slant-eyed
starry-eyed
wide-eyed

Synonyms and antonyms of wild-eyed in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «wild-eyed» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF WILD-EYED

Find out the translation of wild-eyed to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of wild-eyed from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «wild-eyed» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

怒目而视
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

con los ojos desorbitados
570 millions of speakers

English

wild-eyed
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

जंगली आंखों
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

البرية العينين
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

дикими глазами
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

de olhos arregalados
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

বন্য নেত্রবিশিষ্ট
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

égaré
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Bermata liar
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

wilden Augen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

過激な
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

야생 눈
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Liar-eyed
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

hoang dã mắt
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

காட்டு மாறுகண்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

जंगली डोळा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

vahşi gözlü
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

wild- eyed
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

wild -eyed
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

дикими очима
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

sălbatic cu ochi
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

wild - eyed
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

wilde -oog
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

wild - eyed
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

wild- eyed
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of wild-eyed

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «WILD-EYED»

The term «wild-eyed» is normally little used and occupies the 109.283 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «WILD-EYED» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about wild-eyed

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QUOTES WITH «WILD-EYED»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word wild-eyed.
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Paul Di Filippo
Blending consensus historical events and personages with imaginary occult forces is a strong recipe for counterfactual storytelling goodness that combines the best of two worlds: resonant history with wild-eyed fantasy.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «WILD-EYED»

Discover the use of wild-eyed in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to wild-eyed and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Bible's True Words on Your Deepest Secret
Wild-eyed costs better tenebrous super-hero. Persecute wild-eyed, true-born bosses hotter. Persecute wild-eyed snob tortures best hero. Wild-eyed superheroes better obtusest corn. Hot erect wild-eyed, obstreperous bruteness. Erect to ...
J. Smith, 2006
2
Songwriting For Dummies
... rock and roll blood tonight Gonna make some front page news Pre-chorus And the ladies hate the violence Still they never seem to look away Cause they love those Chorus Wild-eyed southern boys Wild-eyed boys Wild-eyed southern boys  ...
Dave Austin, Jim Peterik, Cathy Lynn, 2010
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Cheater's Guide to Speaking English Like a Native
Wild-eyed and bushy tailed When cornered and in danger, some animals get wild-eyed and raise their tails up in a threatening move. It now refers to being very aggressive, very active, and very enthusiastic, usually in a positive sense. a.
Boye Lafayette De Mente, 2007
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Shoot-Out with a Wild-Eyed Moderate: Riding Herd on the ...
You may enjoy the collection if you like classic radio, Stan Freberg, Thurber and Benchley, SCTV, SNL, Monty Python, and Immanuel Kant's hilarious 'Critique of Pure Reason.'
MR (William) Howard Denson (III), William Denson, 2012
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Why You Are a Racist
ILLITERATE WILD-EYED VANDALS 3/18/2001 Illiterate, wild-eyed vandals of the Taliban have no idea why they blew up giant Buddhas, claims reporter and Afghan expert Barbara Crossette. See tomorrow's story by the selfsame writer.
Art Odell, 2012
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The Auguste
Such was the situation when they came upon a certain wild- eyed, red-haired, bearded individual busy trying to squash himself in amongst the multitude at the bar as if taking part in a scrum. Algy caught sight of the tattered pullover as it ...
Keith Blackburn, 2009
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Straight to the Point!: The Leading Woman in Israeli ...
The inventor's, "fanciful predictions while they sound rosy, are based upon wild- eyed imagination and a lack of understanding of the technical and economic facts of the situation. The inventor's request for $100,000 for the sale of this patent is ...
Limor Livnat, 1999
8
The India Experiment
From the roof-top I thought I saw Wild-Eyed Goat walking down the lane towards the spice stalls. I got the binoculars out and followed her. I watched her as she walked, her body lean and strong behind the layers of cloth. She stopped at the ...
S. K. Lindsay, 2009
9
Generation
THE WILD-EYED WOMAN (Sarcastically) How charitable of you to say hello, David, my inattentive love. DAVID (Ignoring sarcasm) Just one of your many earthly courtiers, Diana. It seems the ethers have deserted you. (Glances toward the ...
‎1953
10
Angeliad Thousand Open Doors
Staring at our weird world in wonder who is that wild-eyed crazy old hunter. I feel ancient earth spin inside my brain I love to dance in pouring Summer rain. I smoke a corn-cob pipe of golden flower and laugh on ruins of a fallen tower. Staring ...
Simon Seamount, Surazeus Astarius

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «WILD-EYED»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term wild-eyed is used in the context of the following news items.
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Hezbollahs Man in London: The Improbable Rise of Wild-Eyed
Hezbollah's Man in London: The Improbable Rise of Wild-Eyed Jeremy Corbyn. The British left has a lot to answer for. The Labour Party's long-shot leadership ... «Daily Beast, Jul 15»
2
Obama: No 'Wild-Eyed Plot to Take Everybody's Guns Away'
President Obama continued his latest gun-control push in a speech to the U.S. Conference of Mayors in San Francisco today, insisting there's no “wild-eyed plot” ... «PJ Media, Jun 15»
3
GCSB Minister inadvertently calls PM 'wild-eyed'
Minister responsible for the GCSB Chris Finlayson: “You always get that type of wild-eyed stuff on the right,” in response to a comment Prime Minister John Key ... «Stuff.co.nz, May 15»
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This high school stock market contest is won by using 'wild-eyed
This past week, some of the hottest portfolios in the country-funds with names like Canyonville, Westminster and Passaic Valley-shut down after racking up ... «Businessinsider India, May 15»
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WATCH: Plainclothes NYPD cop's enraged, wild-eyed rant against …
In the video embedded below, a plainclothes New York City Police officer can be seen angrily berating a driver for the ride-share service Uber, hurling ... «Raw Story, Mar 15»
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No Wild-Eyed Vegan, New York Times' Nick Kristof Assails Chicken …
Thanks to the Internet, there is no lack of farm verite showing how animals are raised and slaughtered on factory farms. While some people change their eating ... «Huffington Post, Mar 15»
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'Wild-Eyed' & 'Out Of It'! Tom Hanks & Rita Wilson's Troubled Son …
“Chet was drinking beer and liquor and screaming at people; he seemed really wild-eyed,” an eyewitness told Star. “Then some guy bumped into him and all ... «RadarOnline, Mar 15»
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Animal welfare lobby accused of 'wild-eyed obsession' with religious …
For animal welfare groups to keep pushing for a ban is wild-eyed and obsessive.” Mr Cohen pointed out that Shechita, in which the animal's throat, windpipe and ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Feb 15»
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Home Buyers Are Optimistic but Not Wild-Eyed
Most of us don't add up the short-run investment pros and cons when we consider whether to buy a house; instead, we think about the long-term lifestyle we ... «New York Times, Dec 14»
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Amanda Bynes parties with wild-eyed friend in LA until 4am
The troubled 28-year-old and her companion JJ Brine began their evening at West Hollywood hotspot 1Oak Nightclub where DJ M.O.S. performed. After the club ... «Daily Mail, Nov 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Wild-Eyed [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/wild-eyed>. Oct 2019 ».
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