Posted by Lewis on April 23, 2004
In Reply to: Snake Eyes posted by Sarah on April 23, 2004
: Someone told me I had snake eyes the other day and that Cleopatra also had snake eyes.
: What does the term "Snake Eyes" mean anyway?
OK there is more than one way to look at this - sometimes 'snake eyes' is complimentary - it can mean having a narrow gap between top and bottom lids, but can also refer to having an elongated shape, which can be attractive.
uncomplimentary - it could refer to looking untrustworthy.
1-1 on two dice is 'snake eyes' simply because there are two spots.