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A canine tooth of the upper jaw.
[Perhaps so called from its location immediately below the eye.]
n, pl -teeth
1. (Dentistry) either of the two canine teeth in the upper jaw
2. give one's eyeteeth for to go to any lengths to achieve or obtain (something): I'd give my eyeteeth for a radio as good as that.
n., pl. -teeth (-ˌtiθ)
a canine tooth of the upper jaw.
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|Noun||1.||eyetooth - one of the four pointed conical teeth (two in each jaw) located between the incisors and the premolars|
fang - canine tooth of a carnivorous animal; used to seize and tear its prey
tooth - hard bonelike structures in the jaws of vertebrates; used for biting and chewing or for attack and defense