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Meaning of "sharp-eyed" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SHARP-EYED

sharp-eyed play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SHARP-EYED

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

WHAT DOES SHARP-EYED MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of sharp-eyed in the English dictionary

The definition of sharp-eyed in the dictionary is having very good eyesight. Other definition of sharp-eyed is observant or alert.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SHARP-EYED

sharp
sharp practice
sharp tongue
sharp-eared
sharp-faced
sharp-featured
sharp-set
sharp-sighted
sharp-sightedly
sharp-sightedness
sharp-tempered
sharp-tongued
sharp-witted
sharp-wittedly
sharp-wittedness
sharpbender
sharpen
sharpener
sharpening
sharper

WORDS THAT END LIKE SHARP-EYED

bleary-eyed
blue-eyed
bright-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
slant-eyed
starry-eyed
wide-eyed
wild-eyed

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

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «SHARP-EYED»

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

Translation of «sharp-eyed» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SHARP-EYED

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

Translator English - Chinese

眼尖
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

con ojos de lince
570 millions of speakers

English

sharp-eyed
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

तेज आंखों
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

حاد العينين
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

востроглазая
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

aguçada
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

তীক্ষ্নদৃষ্টি
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

perçant
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Tajam bermata
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

scharfsichtigen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

目の鋭い
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

날카로운 눈
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Tajem-eyed
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

có mắt tinh
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கூர்மையான மாறுகண்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

तीक्ष्ण डोळा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

keskin gözlü
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

perspicace
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

bystrooki
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

востроглазая
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

ascuțite - ochi
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ανοιχτομάτης
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

skerp oë
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

skarpögd
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

sharp- eyed
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of sharp-eyed

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SHARP-EYED»

The term «sharp-eyed» is regularly used and occupies the 59.028 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SHARP-EYED» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SHARP-EYED»

Discover the use of sharp-eyed in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to sharp-eyed and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Chicken Lips, Wheeler-Dealer, and the Beady-Eyed M.B.A: An ...
Chapter. 16. Uncle. Bob. and. the. Sharp-Eyed. Rookie. We could sell a ton more silk, but to order it from Tiger Lady and Hammerhead or anywhere else, I needed larger bank credit lines. Unfortunately, a phalanx of doubting bankers, clueless ...
Frank Farwell, 2011
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Traditional Slovak Folktales
Sharp-eyed sat on the shoulders of Long-legged who stretched with him to the clouds. When Sharp-eyed had looked around he told Long-legged to go to the north and quickly, for the princess was two hundred miles off. Long-legged went and ...
David L. Cooper, Pavol Dobšinský, 2001
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Pansegrouw's Crossword Dictionary
... grinding, honing, stropping, whetting sharpening machine grinder sharpening stone hone, whet sharp-eyed attentive, vigilant sharp-eyed cat lynx sharp flavour bite, tang, tartness sharp growth thom sharp high-heels stilettos sharp in speech  ...
Louisa Pansegrouw, 1994
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Oxford Thesaurus of English
adjective a sharp-eyed witness contacted the police with details of a car spotted nearby: observant, perceptive, sharp-sighted, eagle-eyed, with eyes like a hawk, hawk-eyed, keen-eyed, lynx-eyed, gimlet-eyed; watchful, vigilant, alert, on the ...
Maurice Waite, 2009
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The Extortion: A Survival Manual for Hypersensitives in the ...
Our. Utopia—Sharp-eyed. Chickens. ✦ One man's utopia will always be another's dystopia. Symbols What's that you ask? What in creation's a Sharp-eyed Chicken ? Well, you know, we Chickens have to have sharp eyes, too, so we can see ...
Shorey Chapman, 2005
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Oxford American Writer's Thesaurus
2 the players are sharpening their skills: improve, brush up, polish up, better, enhance; hone, fine-tune, perfect. sharp-eyed adjective a sharp-eyed witness contacted the police: observant, perceptive, eagle-eyed, hawk- eyed, gimlet-eyed ; ...
‎2012
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THE LYING STONES OF MARRAKECH
Sharp-Eyed. Lynx,. Outfoxed. by ... ofItaly and renowned in song and story for unparalleled sight among mammals. The legend of the sharp-eyed lynx had arisen in ancient times and persisted to Cesi's day. Pliny's canonical compendium of ...
Stephen Jay Gould, 2011
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A Dictionary of the Welsh Language
... Llygadlas a, .blue-eyed [playful eye Llygadlon a, having a merry eye, of a Llygadlym a, keen-eyed, sharp-eyed Llygadog a,having an eye; sharp-eyed Llygadol a, belonging to the eye, oph- Llygadronca a, hollow-eyed [thakuic Llygadrudd a, ...
William Spurrell, 1861
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The Highland bagpipe
... men sadly slain are. I'm Black John the sharp-eyed one, sharp-eyed one, sharp -eyed one, I'm Black John the sharp-eyed one, driving them safely. Caries in trewses clad, trewses clad, trewses clad, Carles in. Some lVeZl-Known Gatherings.
William Laird Manson
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Listening to Young Writers: Developing Writing Competency ...
Victor: “The sharp-eyed guard!” ML: “Wonderful! You remembered the exact words out of the book!” (The sharp-eyed guard). “Now, I have a question for you. Why was the sharp-eyed guard in the book trying to find the mouse?” (Question Type ...
Melissa Hare Landa, 2005

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

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term sharp-eyed is used in the context of the following news items.
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Sharp-eyed neighbour spotted burglar climbing through window of …
A burglar was caught after a neighbour spotted him climbing through the window of a city home, a court has been told. Jordan Ray was spotted by the ... «Lincolnshire Echo, Jul 15»
2
Sharp-eyed deputy results in arrest of two suspects
On July 7 about 1:38 a.m., Deputy J. Miranda with Constable Mark Herman's office was on routine patrol in the Sydney Harbour Subdivision within the Cypress ... «Your Houston News, Jul 15»
3
Sharp-eyed cops help recover stolen Victoria police bike
Sharp-eyed cops help recover stolen Victoria police bike. Times Colonist June 26, 2015 01:29 PM. Email; Print. • Times Colonist •. Example-Bike.jpg. «Times Colonist, Jun 15»
4
Sharp-Eyed Driver Helped Nab Shooting Suspect
(Newser) – The man accused of murdering nine people in a church in South Carolina got busted because of a woman who was leaving church in North Carolina ... «Newser, Jun 15»
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Sharp-Eyed California Bus Driver Saves Boy Kidnapped From Library
A sharp-eyed bus driver foiled a library kidnapper in the East Bay area on Friday. A three-year-old was kidnapped from the children's section of a public library in ... «Huffington Post, Jun 15»
6
Sharp-eyed ALMA spots a flare on famous red giant star
Artist's impression of a giant flare on the surface of red giant Mira A. Behind the star, material is falling onto the star's tiny companion Mira B. Credit: Katja ... «Phys.Org, May 15»
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Sharp-eyed citizen breaks up alleged daylight burglary
Sharp-eyed citizen breaks up alleged daylight burglary. Natalie St. John. Published: May 29, 2015 4:45PM. Deputies caught a home-burgling couple in the act, ... «Chinook Observer, May 15»
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'Five Nights in Paris' is a sharp-eyed look at the City of Light
They have left traces everywhere, not only Hemingway and Fitzgerald and Stein but also the other names that most people never heard of: Harold Stearns, Kay ... «Chicago Tribune, May 15»
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Mentor Marsh's Bald Eagle Fest shows sights to sharp-eyed hikers
Two juvenile eagles sit in a nest high up a tree in the Mentor Marsh State Nature Preserve as one of their parents keeps watch from a high perch May 3 at the ... «News-Herald.com, May 15»
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Sharp-eyed Phil judges precision flying at titles
NO NERVES: Phil Unicomb's toilet roll is used for pilots to cut at the light aircraft championships, not for cockpit emergencies. Picture by ALAN HARDIE. «The Maitland Mercury, Apr 15»

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