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Meaning of "hawk-eyed" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF HAWK-EYED

hawk-eyed play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HAWK-EYED

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

WHAT DOES HAWK-EYED MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of hawk-eyed in the English dictionary

The definition of hawk-eyed in the dictionary is having extremely keen sight. Other definition of hawk-eyed is vigilant, watchful, or observant.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HAWK-EYED

hawk
hawk moth
hawk owl
Hawk-Eye
hawk´s-beard
hawk´s-eye
hawkbell
hawkbill
hawkbit
Hawke
hawker
hawkey
Hawkeye State
hawkie
hawking
Hawking radiation
Hawkins
hawkish
hawkishly
hawkishness

WORDS THAT END LIKE HAWK-EYED

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

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «HAWK-EYED»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «hawk-eyed» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of hawk-eyed

Translation of «hawk-eyed» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HAWK-EYED

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

Translator English - Chinese

鹰眼睛
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

ojos de lince
570 millions of speakers

English

hawk-eyed
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

चौकन्ना
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الصقر العينين
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

ястреб глазами
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

-hawk olhos
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

খরদৃষ্টি
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

faucon yeux
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Mata bermata
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

hawk -eyed
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

タカ目
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

매의 눈
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Eling-eling
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

mắt như chim ó
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பருந்து ஐட்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

हॉक-डोन्ड
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

şahin gözlü
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

hawk - eyed
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

hawk -eyed
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

яструб очима
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

- șoim ochi
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

hawk - eyed
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

zaam
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

hawk -eyed
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

hawk - eyed
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of hawk-eyed

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HAWK-EYED»

The term «hawk-eyed» is normally little used and occupies the 133.897 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «HAWK-EYED» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HAWK-EYED»

Discover the use of hawk-eyed in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to hawk-eyed and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Speaking of Animals: A Dictionary of Animal Metaphors
HAWK-EYED to be hawk-eyed. To have keen vision. Source: HAWK. WNNCD: O.E. During the time of the American frontier, a hunter was hawk-eyed if he had miraculous aim with a muzzle-loading firearm, as in Cooper's Last of the Mohicans.
Robert Allen Palmatier, 1995
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Oxford Thesaurus of English
hawk-eyed. adjective a hawk-eyed policeman saved the lives of dozens of shoppers: vigilant, observant, alert, sharp-eyed, keen-eyed, gimlet-eyed, eagle- eyed, lynx-eyed, with one's eyes open, on the alert, on the lookout, with one's eyes ...
Maurice Waite, 2009
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Philosophy: A Beginner's Guide
Hawk-eyed. The observations above concern the necessary conditions for knowledge. Time to turn to attacks on the proposal that true justified belief is sufficient for knowledge. The attacks present counter-examples, examples designed to ...
Peter Cave, 2012
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German and English
2. i Singen rc-ie ein - hnbenb, hawk-eyed. galfenauge, n. I. a hawk's eye, falcon's eye. 2. i hawk-eye; -n rjobenb, mit -n, hawk-eyed, eagle-eyed. ffiilf en beiie.) , , , X □ \ i f- falconry , hawking. gnlfenmgb,, * » galfenblid, m. i an eagle's eye or look ...
Christoph Friedrich Grieb, 1863
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AN ELEMENTARY DICTIONARY OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE.
HARDLY. HAWK-EYED. hXrd'ly, ad. Not easily ; scarcely ; barely : — harshly ; rigorously ; painfully ; not tenderly. hXrd'-m60thed (h'ard'mbuthd), a. Disobedient to the rein ; not sensible to the bit. hard'ness, ii. duality of being hard ; solidity.
JOSEPH E. WORCESTER, 1860
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Untitled
... noun [C]someonewhosells goods informally in public places hawk-eyed /%hO; k"aId/ /%hA;k-/ adjective Someone who is hawk-eyed watches and notices everything that happens: Hawk-eyed store detectives stood by the doors. hawkish /"hO ...
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A Dictionary of English Synonymes and Synonymous Or Parallel ...
Hawk-eyed, a. Sharp-sighted, quick- sighted, keen-eyed, eagle-eyed, lynx- eyed, Argus-eyed. Hawk-moth, n. Death's-head moth. Hawk-nut, n. Ground-nut. Hawk- owl, n. Canada owl, harfang. Hawthorn, n. Whitethorn ( Or at œg us oxyacantha).
Richard Soule, 1871
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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
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Sinsibel II Don't Dabble in Darkness
The hawk eyed Sinsibel for another moment and then extended her clenched talon. She dropped a piece of a tattered necklace into Sinsibel's lap. He instantly recognized it as the silver chain with the round charms belonging to Amariah.
Andrew Grinbaum
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Merriam-Webster's Crossword Puzzle Dictionary
hawk-eyed. 7 lyncean 1 2 sharp-sighted. Hawkeye. State. 4 Iowa. Hawthorne. birthplace: 5 Salem novel: 1 3 The Marble Faun 1 6 The Scarlet Letter. hay- building. machine. 5 baler. Haydn. oratorio. 10 The Seasons 1 1 The Creation. hay. fever.
‎1995

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

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term hawk-eyed is used in the context of the following news items.
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Hawk-eyed sleuths on fair vigil
The detective squad - whose flagship mission Muskan has saved many, including 11 minors rescued from hotels and shops in Ranchi on ... «Calcutta Telegraph, Jul 15»
2
SIDELINES: Tricky business
OUR thanks to the hawk-eyed Herald reader who brought to our attention an error in the score for ABC's Craig Hamilton in our NRL tipping ... «Newcastle Herald, Jul 15»
3
Cops go cavalier on the road
However, the traffic policemen maintain that they are hawk-eyed for cops, too. "We regularly take action against police as well. We maintain that ... «Pune Mirror, Jul 15»
4
SUNDAY PROFILE: Playboy editor, church-goer and feminist
She remains an avid and hawk-eyed editor, if a disgruntled one, regularly reading three local papers and several magazines. “I can spot a typo ... «Sarasota Herald-Tribune, Jul 15»
5
It's not the era of golden silence PM Modi! Speak up before it is too late
Hawk-eyed Congress has literally jumped on the opportunity to question his silence over his government's involvement in corruption. After all, PM Modi had ... «Businessinsider India, Jul 15»
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Review: 'Alan Smithee Directed This Play,' at Jacob's Pillow, Blends …
Yet there's nothing in “Alan Smithee” that you couldn't call choreography, that doesn't spring from a hawk-eyed attention to the ways people ... «New York Times, Jul 15»
7
South Sudan Rebel Leader Calls on President to Resign
... as Uganda and the economic and banking interests of Kenya on the side of Kiir and the hawk-eyed looks of northern neighbor, Sudan. «Sentinel Republic, Jul 15»
8
Ryan Reynolds Admits To Baby Carrier Mistake, But Claims His …
... the content they post online to their eager and enthusiastic fans, not to mention mothers who are watching, hawk-eyed, for any slip-ups. «The Inquisitr, Jul 15»
9
We Indians are Ingenious, And Ingenuous Too
... be infused, like intravenous injection from without; or watch people tossing handfuls of jewellery into sacks watched by hawk-eyed guards). «The New Indian Express, Jul 15»
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Careers derailed
To hawk-eyed investigators at the law society, however, the settlement amounted to a tacit admission of fault. What had Torys done wrong to ... «Canadian Lawyer Magazine, Jul 15»

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