What Does SELFEYE Mean?

SELFEYE means "Eye Selfie." A SELFEYE is a SELFIE of just the eye. Many popular celebrities and makeup gurus post SELFEYES on social-media networks (usually Instagram) to show off their eye makeup or eyebrows. The term SELFEYE is attributed to the makeup brand Max Factor, which coined the term to promote their new mascara.

Summary of Key Points

"Eye Selfie" is the most common definition for SELFEYE on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.
Definition:Eye Selfie
Type:Portmanteau Word
3: Guessable
Typical Users:
Adults and Teenagers

Image for SELFEYE

When I write SELFEYE, I mean this:

meaning of SELFEYE
SELFEYE is a portmanteau word formed from "selfie" and "eye."


Examples of SELFEYE in Sentences

Here is an example of SELFEYE being used in a conversation:
  • Tony: I'm about to get my eyebrows threaded for the first time.
  • Jordan: Be sure to take a SELFEYE to show off your new brows!

An Academic Look at SELFEYE

The term SELFEYE is a portmanteau word, which is the term for when two words are merged into one. (DOKE (from Diet Coke) is another example of a portmanteau word.)
The term SELFEYE is an amalgam of the words and "selfie" and "eye."

Evolution of the SELFIE

Here is a 3-minute video showing how the SELFIE has evolved:

Example of SELFEYE Used in a Text


See Also

SELFIE (self-taken camera picture of oneself) BELFIE (self-taken camera picture of your bottom) FELFIE (self-taken camera picture of a farmer) DRELFIE (a drunken self-taken camera picture) DRONIE (a drone-taken camera picture of oneself) WELFIE (self-taken camera picture of oneself working out) SSELFEYE (self-taken camera picture of a shelf) YOUIE (self-taken camera picture of someone else) USSIE (a group self-taken camera picture)