- That black eye you got in the fight is a beauty!
- His subversive action will give a black eye to the whole liberal movement.
- The committee gave him a black eye; they turned down his proposal.
- Uncle George got a black eye for ogling a lady in the pub.
- If you go on making fun of me, I'll give you a black eye.
- The dog was coal black from nose to tail, whence the name Shadow.