What's the opposite of eye candy?
I heard someone say, "Eye broccoli," but that's not very accurate to those of us who love broccoli. Any other ideas?
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Eyesore? Affront to all that is holy? Mirror-cracker?
"Eye Candy" is most often applied to people. In that case, the opposite is "Double Bagger".
A (person) so ugly that (making love to) (him or her) is only possibly(sic) with the use of two bags: One over (his/her) head, and a second bag over your own head in case (his/her) bag falls off.
In the general case, "Eyesore" is common, as idunno answered.
But I prefer: "A blight for sore eyes" (^_^)
The term "eyesore" is well established. It is usually applied to buildings, but it could be used do describe pretty much anything that is unpleasant to look at.
That old office block is a real eyesore.
Butt Ugly is normally considered the opposite of eye candy.
Like many terms, this could have many opposites, depending on the sense you have in mind.
"Eye candy" can simply mean a person or object that is pretty, or it can mean a person or object that serves no purpose other than to be pretty.
In the first case, "opposite" could mean someone who is not particularly pretty or attention getting, e.g. "plain". Or it could mean someone incredibly ugly.
In the second case, "opposite" could again mean something ugly. Or it could mean something that is pretty but also serves a useful purpose. Or it could mean something that is not pretty but instead serves a useful purpose.
EyeScream works perfectly opposite EyeCandy ----Eyes are visual both are treats --but one does not leave a good taste in the mouth ;
Beer goggles. The problem doesn't lie with the other person, it lies with your perception of that person. Therefore, drinking an intoxicating beverage that lowers your inhibitions changes your perception of that person.
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