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Having gentle or weak eyes.
- ‘A young, tender-eyed woman blinked at him with pity.’
- ‘The sculptor captures the link between man and animals through his trademark tender-eyed expressions that emphasize the emotion within.’
- ‘Leah was tender-eyed, but Rachel was beautiful.’
- ‘He is generally a tough-minded, as well as a tender-eyed, poet.’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.