eyes in the back of one's head


eyes in the back of one's head
ability to know what is happening behind one's back

He has eyes in the back of his head and you can never borrow anything without him knowing about it.


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  • eyes in the back of one's head — {n. phr.}, {informal} Ability to know what happens when your back is turned. * /Mother must have eyes in the back of her head, because she always knows when I do something wrong./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • eyes in the back of one's head — {n. phr.}, {informal} Ability to know what happens when your back is turned. * /Mother must have eyes in the back of her head, because she always knows when I do something wrong./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • eyes\ in\ the\ back\ of\ one's\ head — n. phr. informal Ability to know what happens when your back is turned. Mother must have eyes in the back of her head, because she always knows when I do something wrong …   Словарь американских идиом

  • have eyes in the back of one's head — ► have eyes in the back of one s head know what is going on around one even when one cannot see it. Main Entry: ↑eye …   English terms dictionary

  • have eyes in the back of one's head — verb To be particularly, especially uncannily, observant; a perceived ability to see in all directions at once. Its so busy at our office you need eyes in the back of your head to work there! …   Wiktionary

  • have eyes in the back of one's head — know what is going on around one even when one cannot see it. → eye …   English new terms dictionary

  • have eyes in the back of one's head — know what is going on around one even when one cannot see it …   Useful english dictionary

  • have eyes at the back of one's head — able to see everything …   English contemporary dictionary

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