眼睛 yǎnjing

yǎnjing noun eye
Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Health
Notes: Measure word: 只 one or 双 pair. The eyes are often used as a metaphor for knowledge. For example, 闭拢眼睛说假话 'to close one's eyes and tell a lie [about something inconvenient]' (Suyu, p. 45; CC-CEDICT '眼睛')

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鬼眼睛闭拢眼睛说假话只赢得眼睛也落地髑髅裏眼睛

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  • 眼睛里 (眼睛裡) 偏偏的撞在我眼睛里 — Dream of the Red Chamber 紅樓夢, 第二回 Chapter 10 — count: 10
  • 两个眼睛 (兩個眼睛) 只剩得兩個眼睛 — The Scholars 儒林外史, 第四回 Chapter 4 — count: 5
  • 拿眼睛 (拿眼睛) 一面拿眼睛不住的覷著鳳姐兒 — Dream of the Red Chamber 紅樓夢, 第二回 Chapter 11 — count: 5
  • 在眼睛 (在眼睛) 不把我放在眼睛里 — Dream of the Red Chamber 紅樓夢, 第二回 Chapter 28 — count: 3
  • 眼睛肿 (眼睛腫) 只見兩個眼睛腫的桃兒一般 — Dream of the Red Chamber 紅樓夢, 第二回 Chapter 34 — count: 3
  • 眼睛裏 (眼睛裏) 眼睛裏 — Water Margin 水滸傳, 第二十三回 Chapter 23 — count: 3
  • 大眼睛 (大眼睛) 大眼睛 — Water Margin 水滸傳, 第一百九回 Chapter 109 — count: 3
  • 眼睛珠 (眼睛珠) 兩隻黃眼睛珠 — The Scholars 儒林外史, 第二十九回 Chapter 29 — count: 3
  • 黄眼睛 (黃眼睛) 兩隻黃眼睛 — Journey to the West 西遊記, 第三十六回 Chapter 36 — count: 2
  • 眼睛瞟 (眼睛瞟) 卻拿眼睛瞟著寶釵 — Dream of the Red Chamber 紅樓夢, 第二回 Chapter 28 — count: 2