- skip - Brewer’s

Mind your Eye

.

Be careful or vigilant; keep a sharp look out; keep your eyes open to guard against mischief. School-boy wit, Mens tuus ego.

“‘Perhaps it may be soʹ (says I); ‘but mind your eye, and take care you donʹt put your foot in it.ʹ”—Haliburton.


“‘You must mind your eye, George; a good many tents are robbed every week.ʹ”—C. Reade.

previous entry · index · next entry

ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ

Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

previous entry · index · next entry

Mimer
Mimer’s Well
Mimosa
Mince (French)
Mince Pies
Mince the Matter
Mincemeat
Minch-house (A)
Mincing Lane (London)
Mincio or Mintio
Mind your Eye
Mind your Own Business
Minden Boys
Minerva (in Greek, Athenē)
Minerva
Minerva Press (The)
Miniature
Minie Rifle
Minims (Latin, Fratres Minimi, least of the brethren)
Minister
Minna Troil