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To me there is no picture so beautiful as smiling, bright-eyed, happy children; no music so sweet as their clear and ringing laughter.
P. T. Barnum

Meaning of "bright-eyed" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF BRIGHT-EYED

bright-eyed play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF BRIGHT-EYED

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Bright-Eyed is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES BRIGHT-EYED MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of bright-eyed in the English dictionary

The definition of bright-eyed in the dictionary is eager; fresh and enthusiastic.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BRIGHT-EYED

bright
bright and early
bright lights
bright spark
bright young things
bright-blindness
bright-eyed and bushy-tailed
Bright´s disease
brighten
brightener
brightening agent
brightish
brightly
brightness
brightness control
Brighton
Brighton and Hove
brights
brightsome
brightwork

WORDS THAT END LIKE BRIGHT-EYED

bleary-eyed
blue-eyed
bug-eyed
clear-eyed
cross-eyed
eagle-eyed
eyed
four-eyed
glassy-eyed
goggle-eyed
green-eyed
misty-eyed
one-eyed
open-eyed
red-eyed
sad-eyed
sharp-eyed
slant-eyed
starry-eyed
wide-eyed
wild-eyed

Synonyms and antonyms of bright-eyed in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «bright-eyed» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF BRIGHT-EYED

Find out the translation of bright-eyed to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of bright-eyed from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «bright-eyed» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

明亮的眼睛
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

de ojos brillantes
570 millions of speakers

English

bright-eyed
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

चमकदार आंखों
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

مشرق العينين
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Шустрый
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

de olhos brilhantes
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

উজ্জ্বল-অন্ধত্ব
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

aux yeux brillants
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Buta cerah
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

mit strahlenden Augen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

明るい目をした
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

밝은 눈
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Cetha
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

sáng mắt
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பிரகாசமான குருட்டுத்தன்மை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

तेजस्वीपणा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Parlak körlüğü
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

bright- eyed
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

jasne oczy
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

шустрий
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

cu ochi strălucitori
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

φωτεινό - eyed
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

helder oë
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

klarögd
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

lyse - eyed
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of bright-eyed

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BRIGHT-EYED»

The term «bright-eyed» is regularly used and occupies the 94.208 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BRIGHT-EYED» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about bright-eyed

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2 QUOTES WITH «BRIGHT-EYED»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word bright-eyed.
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P. T. Barnum
To me there is no picture so beautiful as smiling, bright-eyed, happy children; no music so sweet as their clear and ringing laughter.
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Al Jourgensen
I was stupid when I started: the epitome of bright-eyed and bushy-tailed. It was like, 'I get to live in L.A. and drive around in limos? Really?' I didn't realize I was owned. The more money gets pumped into you, the more you become a marionette. It made me a true redneck in attitude: I never wanted to wake up ever again feeling owned.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BRIGHT-EYED»

Discover the use of bright-eyed in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to bright-eyed and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Bright-Eyed Athena: In the Stories of Ancient Greece
Retells a selection of Greek myths involving the goddess Athena including "Athena and Arachne," "Pandora's box," "Perseus and Medusa," "Demeter and Persephone," and others.
Richard Woff, 1999
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Bright Eyed Wonder
Amy Beukema. Bright Eyed Wonder A m y B e u k e m a Bright Eyed Wonder Bright Eyed Wonder Amy Beukema AuthorHouseTM LLC. Front Cover.
Amy Beukema, 2013
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The Sumerians: Their History, Culture, and Character
One day, the latter, evidently having set her mind and heart on Ninlil's marriage to Enlil, instructs her daughter thus: In the pure stream, woman, bathe in the pure stream, Ninlil, walk along the bank of the stream Nunbirdu, The bright-eyed, the ...
Samuel Noah Kramer, 1963
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The Jewish Story Finder: A Guide to 668 Tales Listing ...
254. Bright-Eyed. Lad. Pinhas Sadeh, Jewish Folktales. Tunisia When a fisherman catches a large fish with a golden tail and two eyes of pearl, he runs to tell the king. His son, however, feels sorry for the fish and releases it back into the sea.
Sharon Barcan Elswit, 2012
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How to Prove It: A Structured Approach
Consider the statement “Everyone is bright-eyed and bushy-tailed.” If we let E(x) mean “x is bright-eyed” and T(x) mean “x is bushy-tailed,” then we could represent this statement by the formula ∀x(E(x) ∧ T(x)). Is this equivalent to the formula ...
Daniel J. Velleman, 2006
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The Children's prize [afterw.] The Prize for boys and girls ...
BRIGHT-EYED INDUSTRY. 'THERE is an active little thing, •*- With loving heart and nimble fingers, Who takes from penury its sting ; Near whom discomfort never lingers. Can you tell me who is she ? 'Tis bonny, bright-eyed Industry! She's gay ...
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History begins at Sumer: thirty-nine firsts in man's ...
One day the latter, having evidently set her mind and heart on Ninlil's marriage to Enlil, instructs her daughter thus: “In the pure stream, woman, bathe in the pure stream, Ninlil, walk along the bank of the stream Nunbirdu, The bright-eyed, the ...
Samuel Noah Kramer, 1956
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The Complete Field Guide to Butterflies of Australia
... 237 Bright Shield-skipper 66, 67 Bright-eyed Brown 172, 173 Bright-orange Darter 102,103 Broad-banded Awl 40, 41 Broad-margined Azure 236, 237 Broad -margined Grass-yellow 128, 129 Bronze Ant-blue 206, 207 Bronze Flat 23, 34, ...
Michael Braby, 2004
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Pictures from Italy: Easyread Edition
So, I went off, with a guide, to an old, old garden, once belonging to an old, old convent, I suppose; and being admitted, at a shattered gate, by a bright-eyed woman who was washing clothes, went down some walks where fresh plants and ...
Charles Dickens, 2009
10
American Notes, Pictures from Italy ~ Paperbound
With the best disposition in the world to believe, I could do no more than believe that the bright-eyed woman believed; so I gave her that much credit, and her customary fee in ready money. It was a pleasure, rather than a disappointment, that ...
Dickens, Charles

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BRIGHT-EYED»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term bright-eyed is used in the context of the following news items.
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Pink Mist, Bristol Old Vic, review: 'it sends you reeling'
The relish in language doesn't prettify but dignifies these all-too-typical journeys into irreversible trauma of bright-eyed mates (Arthur, Taff, ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jul 15»
2
World's most over-the-top mini-bars offering aged Brain Toniq to …
The premixed concoctions from Mr Lyan include a Beeswax Old Fashioned, a Frosted Martini and a Bright-Eyed Collins and indulging requires ... «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
3
Watch: Royal christening captured by Shropshire couple
The christening ceremony for the delightful, bright-eyed Princess Charlotte spoke volumes about how this little family is leading the way as ... «shropshirestar.com, Jul 15»
4
Theatre's generation gap
It struck me then that the older generation of theatre-makers carried with them a sort of bright-eyed idealism that art could change the world, ... «The Straits Times, Jul 15»
5
CB on the Road: The Catalan Stew Masters of Juneda
After tasting the myriad cassoles prepared by bright-eyed families and motley crews of beer-soused buddies, this panel of aficionados named ... «Culinary Backstreets, Jul 15»
6
Kendall Jenner: Underwear Selfie Gets Tons Of Love As Kendall …
... were on the table in front of her. Kendall was bright-eyed and bushy-tailed, despite a late night out the previous evening,” Mail Online reports. «The Inquisitr, Jul 15»
7
AVENUE Q to Play King's Theatre Glasgow
Meet Princeton, a bright-eyed graduate who comes to New York City with big dreams and a tiny bank account. Soon discovering that the only ... «Broadway World, Jul 15»
8
Beauty tips and tricks: Budget products that won't make you look cheap
I use it under my eyes; it really highlights the area, making me look bright-eyed and bushy-tailed, which is an achievement some days. It costs ... «Irish Times, Jul 15»
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Dance contest steals the spotlight at the Waterfront Blues Festival
"I've been living out of suitcases for the last two years," said Andrew Smith, a bright-eyed man currently based in Seattle. He's been teaching ... «OregonLive.com, Jul 15»
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She's just like us: Alia Bhatt is addicted to Instagram!
Wry but bright-eyed. Ask her if she'd like to confirm her quotes, she answers nonchalantly, "No. It's your interview. You can write what you like. «India Today, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Bright-Eyed [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/bright-eyed>. Jul 2020 ».
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