Definition of Eyewaters
1. eyewater [n] - See also: eyewater
Lexicographical Neighbors of Eyewaters
Literary usage of Eyewaters
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Principles and Practice of Ophthalmic Medicine and Surgery by Thomas Wharton Jones (1856)
"Recurring partially to the original and wider acceptation, it is purposed under this head to treat not only of eyewaters, but also of eye-salves and ..."
2. Diamonds, Pearls and Precious Stones: Where They are Found, Howcut, and Made by Marcell Nelson Smith (1913)
"All Capes and eyewaters have some tinge of yellow. Brown diamonds, if light enough, are quite desirable, and often mount up to better appearance than the ..."
3. The Works of A. Conan Doyle by Arthur Conan Doyle (1902)
"It was only the well-ordered house and the dustless rooms which proclaimed her constant industry. She made salves and eyewaters, powders and ..."
4. The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for by Edmund Burke, Benjamin Franklin Collection (Library of Congress), John Davis Batchelder Collection (Library of Congress) (1795)
"... eruptions and erosions about the pudendum and fundament in children, and in eyewaters. Lastly, D. Hoffman, in his C/avis Seh FCC der i ana, ..."
5. Dr. Chase's Recipes: Or, Information for Everybody. An Invaluable Collection by Alvin Wood Chase (1860)
"... mix without heat, and use as other eyewaters. 5. Dr. Cook, of Ashtabula, 0., makes and sells large quantities, under the head of " Cook's Eye Water. ..."
6. The Gentleman's Magazine (1820)
"NB At bed-time he should use strong eyewaters, but caution all his friends against them, and recommend cordials. Pheasants, and occasionally young peacocks, ..."