hawk-eyed


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hawk-eyed

(hôk′īd′)
adj.
Having very keen eyesight.

hawk-eyed

adj
1. having extremely keen sight
2. vigilant, watchful, or observant: hawk-eyed scrutiny.

hawk′-eyed`



adj.
having very keen sight.
[1810–20]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.hawk-eyed - having very keen visionhawk-eyed - having very keen vision; "quick-sighted as a cat"
sighted - able to see

hawk-eyed

adjective sharp-eyed, vigilant, perceptive, observant, gimlet-eyed, keen-sighted, Argus-eyed, lynx-eyed Hawk-eyed readers may also spot mistakes.
Translations

hawk-eyed

[ˌhɔːkˈaɪd] ADJcon ojos de lince

hawk-eyed

adjscharfsichtig, adleräugig; to be hawk-eyedAdleraugen haben

hawk-eyed

[ˈhɔːkˌaɪd] adjdagli occhi di falco

hawk1

(hoːk) noun
a type of bird of prey.
ˈhawk-ˈeyed adjective
having very good eye-sight.
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