Noun(1) lens for correcting defective vision in one eye; held in place by facial muscles
(1) Its glassy surface gently scintillating with a myriad of colours, the monocle seemed to hold unfathomable power within its relatively small size.(2) When I went back there I found the monocle in one of his drawers.(3) And Franz looked at me, peered at me through his monocle , and said, ├ö├ç├┐Very well.├ö├ç├û(4) A Dutch planter comes to mind, with knee-high boots and a monocle .(5) The knight was now looking around through a single monocle at all the boys passing by, sizing one up for a leader.(6) It suddenly struck me that without the monocle , he would look very much like the statue of David by Michelangelo.(7) I noticed that his face had turned red and he disguised it by taking off his monocle and cleaning off imaginary dust from it.(8) His eyes were a raven black and one eye wore a monocle that was positioned across his nose.(9) To let us know that he's sophisticated and wicked, Fred has a monocle and cigarette holder to go along with his white tie and tails.(10) Finally, out of its leather pouch came his monocle - a plain lens in a rolled gold double rim.(11) He adjusted the monocle and focused it on the large sparkling stone.(12) A brown derby covered his white hair, and a monocle covered his eye.(13) To one side of her a young boy in overalls sucked on his ticket, to the other a plump man frowned through a monocle at a pocket watch chained to his vest.(14) Later in Hollywood he was advised by American friends to replace the monocle with glasses for job interviews.(15) Fumbling with a glass of champagne, his monocle popped out and dangled in the drink.(16) People were wearing, not just pince-nez, but monocles .
1. eyeglass ::
Different Formsmonocle, monocled, monocles
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