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Meaning of "eagle-eyed" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF EAGLE-EYED

eagle-eyed play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF EAGLE-EYED

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

WHAT DOES EAGLE-EYED MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of eagle-eyed in the English dictionary

The definition of eagle-eyed in the dictionary is having keen or piercing eyesight.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE EAGLE-EYED

eager
eager beaver
eagerly
eagerness
eagle
eagle eye
eagle owl
eagle ray
Eagle Scout
eagle-hawk
eaglestone
eaglet
eaglewood
eagre
EAK
Eakins
ealdorman
ealdormen
eale

WORDS THAT END LIKE EAGLE-EYED

bleary-eyed
blue-eyed
bright-eyed
bug-eyed
clear-eyed
cross-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 eagle-eyed in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «eagle-eyed» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF EAGLE-EYED

Find out the translation of eagle-eyed to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of eagle-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 «eagle-eyed» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

眼尖
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

con ojos de águila
570 millions of speakers

English

eagle-eyed
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

ईगल आंखों
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

النسر العينين
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

проницательный
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

eagle -eyed
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

গল নেত্রবিশিষ্ট
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

aux yeux de lynx
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Mata helang
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Adleraugen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ワシ目
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

독수리 눈
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Elang-eyed
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

mắt sắc như diều hâu
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கழுகு கண்களுடன்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

गरुड असणारा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

keskin gözlü
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

eagle- eyed
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

eagle -eyed
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

проникливий
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

cu ochi de vultur
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

αετός - eyed
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

arend -oë
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

skarpsynta
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

eagle- eyed
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of eagle-eyed

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «EAGLE-EYED»

The term «eagle-eyed» is regularly used and occupies the 56.249 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «EAGLE-EYED» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «EAGLE-EYED»

Discover the use of eagle-eyed in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to eagle-eyed and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Idioms and Other English Expressions: Grades 1-3
having excellent sight; able to see things that others miss Miss Swanson gave the class her usual eagle-eyed look during the spelling test. Later at recess I told my friend, “Miss Swanson never misses a thing.” Read the two selections. Choose ...
Timothy Rasinski, Kathleen Knoblock, 2007
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Speaking of Animals: A Dictionary of Animal Metaphors
See also Eagle-eyed; Eye of an Eagle; Legal Eagle. EAGLE-EYED to be eagle- eyed. To have a keen sense of sight or insight. Source: EAGLE. WNNCD: 13th cent. An eagle-eyed person has a good eye for detail and an instinct for the feelings ...
Robert Allen Palmatier, 1995
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Talkin' to Myself: Blues Lyrics, 1921-1942
... feeling so blue Eagle-eyed mama's worrying me : what am I going to do Dog in my back yard : oh Lordy how he can howl I'm trying to quit that eagle-eyed woman : man and I don't know how My eagle-eyed woman : is got ways I can't explain ...
Michael Taft, 2013
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Popular Science
Eagle-eyed. Radar. THIS 16-foot Eagle radar antenna structure, a wartime secret, is really 250 individual antennas. They replace the usual rotary disk or spinner to provide greater resolution and thus more scope detail. The Eagle meant more ...
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London encyclopaedia; or, Universal dictionary of science, ...
As he was quick and perspicacious, so was he inwardly eagle-eyed, and versed in the humours of his tubjccU. Howel. Every one is eagle-eyed to see Another's faults and his deformity. Drydcn. There is a lust in man no charm can tame, ...
Thomas Tegg, 1829
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The London encyclopaedia: or, Universal dictionary of ...
As he was quick and perspicacious, so was he inwardly eagle-eyed, and versed in the humours of his subjects. Howel. Every one is eagle-eyed to see Another's faults and his deformity. Dryden. There is a lust in man no charm can tame.
Thomas Curtis, 1829
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The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of ...
As he was quick and perspicacious, so was he inwardly eagle-eyed, and versed in the humours of his subjects. Howel. Every one is eagle-eyed to see Another's faults and his deformity. Dryden. There is a lust in man no charm can tame.
Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington), 1839
8
Reading the Text that Isn't There: Paranoia in the ...
Of course the implied eagle-eyed reader will reach different (though perhaps not necessarily correct) conclusions than the implied superficial skimmer. And any argument about the differences in the conclusions would seem likely to ...
Mike Lee Davis, 2005
9
The Dimwit's Dictionary: More Than 5,000 Overused Words and ...
(the) fact that (has) eyes in the back of (his) head A moribund metaphor (see page 21). alert; attentive; aware; eagle-eyed; heedful; keen; observant; perceptive; vigilant; wakeful; watchful. eyes (are) wide open A moribund metaphor (see page ...
Robert Hartwell Fiske, 2006
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Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Thesaurus
... delusive, delusory, misleading lying-in n syn CONFINEMENT 2, accouchement , childbed lyncean adj syn SHARP-EYED, eagle-eyed, hawk-eyed, lynx= eyed, sharp-sighted lynx-eyed adj syn SHARP-EYED, eagle-eyed, hawk-eyed, lyncean , ...
Merriam-Webster, Inc, 1988

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

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term eagle-eyed is used in the context of the following news items.
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Stolen ice cream trike returned in less than an hour thanks to eagle
A popular ice cream vendor was overwhelmed with support after eagle-eyed Twitter helped her win back her stolen ice cream tricycle within an ... «Manchester Evening News, Jul 15»
2
Bronx cops find pistol, knife while busting would-be farebeater
Two eagle-eyed NYPD officers cuffed a would-be farebeater armed with a pistol and knife in a Bronx subway station, police said on Thursday. «New York Daily News, Jul 15»
3
Princess Mary spotted peddling palace employee on bike in …
Other than the eagle-eyed tourist, Mary's bike ride appeared to go largely unnoticed by locals, with one pedestrian passing in front of the Crown ... «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
4
Sci-fi tale 'Self/less' is a laughably pretentious mess
He lacks even an ounce of that bitter, eagle-eyed intensity and captain-of-industry drive. It's as though the two Damians are two completely ... «Detroit Free Press, Jul 15»
5
Excited Lincoln City boss Chris Moyses boasts over formation options
Moyses has kept the names under wraps, but eagle-eyed Gainsborough Trinity fans would have spotted Callum Howe in pictures of the Imps in ... «Lincolnshire Echo, Jul 15»
6
Exclusive: Abbey Lee Kershaw, Jaime King & Co. Get Moody With …
(Eagle-eyed readers may remember that back in April, we named the line one of our 10 rising denim brands to know.) Abbey Lee Kershaw in ... «Style.com, Jul 15»
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Facebook's new icon is a step for gender equality
Eagle-eyed Facebook users among you may have already noticed the change to the little 'friend request' symbol. If not, then surprise ... «Metro, Jul 15»
8
Mark Webber: Swapping WEC for SW19
With the sporting world firmly focused on Wimbledon, eagle-eyed motorsport fans may have noticed a familiar face in the SW19 crowd: former ... «Red Bull, Jul 15»
9
In this week's Newbury Weekly News....
However, eagle-eyed councillors spotted a “technical error in the drawings” and the item was pulled from the agenda at the last minute. «Newbury Weekly News Group, Jul 15»
10
Lego Dimensions: brand new Doctor Who trailer, Peter Capaldi …
Thanks to some information accidentally published by US retail giant Walmart (and spotted by the eagle-eyed Brick Inquirer), we now know that ... «Den Of Geek, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Eagle-Eyed [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/eagle-eyed>. Oct 2019 ».
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