Definition of narrow-eyed in English:

narrow-eyed

adjective

  • 1Observing closely or suspiciously; scrutinizing.

  • 2Having narrow eyes; characterized by narrowing of the eyes.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Ben Jonson (?1573–1637), poet and playwright. From narrow + eyed.

Pronunciation

narrow-eyed

/ˌnarəʊˈʌɪd/