keep one's eyes off

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v keep one's eyes off stay clear of, avoid "Keep your hands off my wife!","Keep your distance from this man--he is dangerous"
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Usage

In literature:

There's one o' them especially I'd like to know who ked keep his eyes off o'.
"The Bandolero" by Mayne Reid
Nor were they the most poignant figures; it was the men who had been in it that one could not keep one's eyes off.
"Notes of a Camp-Follower on the Western Front" by E. W. Hornung
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