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- An example of eye candy is a very nice looking and expensive sports car.
- An example of eye candy is an attractive boy or girl.
Metaphor first recorded in 1984. Derivative from "nose candy"? (first used in 1930).
- attributive form of eye candy
- eye-candy girlfriend
eye candy - Computer Definition
Slick images, animations and other graphics effects that are added to websites and applications. They are designed to excite and stimulate the user more often than to perform any necessary function. In other words, glitz, sizzle and pizzazz. See cornea gumbo.
- Beautiful colors, unique shapes and vivid sketches are appealing eye-candy for the newbie tattoo enthusiast.
- These things don't enhance your handling or speed; they're just there to make your car eye-candy.