sharp-eyed


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sharp-eyed

(shärp′īd′)
adj.
1. Having keen eyesight.
2. Keenly perceptive or observant; alert.

sharp-eyed

adj
1. having very good eyesight
2. observant or alert

sharp′-eyed′



adj.
having keen sight or perception.
[1660–70]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.sharp-eyed - having very keen visionsharp-eyed - having very keen vision; "quick-sighted as a cat"
sighted - able to see
2.sharp-eyed - keenly perceptive or alert; "quick-sighted into the faults of the time"- Leonard Bacon
perceptive - having the ability to perceive or understand; keen in discernment; "a perceptive eye"; "a perceptive observation"
3.sharp-eyed - having keen eyesight
eyed - having an eye or eyes or eyelike feature especially as specified; often used in combination; "a peacock's eyed feathers"; "red-eyed"

sharp-eyed

adjective keen-sighted, eagle-eyed, hawk-eyed, Argus-eyed, lynx-eyed a sharp-eyed City man
Translations

sharp-eyed

[ˈʃɑːpˈaɪd] ADJde vista aguda

sharp-eyed

[ˌʃɑːpˈaɪd] sharp-sighted [ˌʃɑːpˈsaɪtɪd] adjdalla vista acuta
References in classic literature ?
A few minutes later, a sharp-eyed lad ran into the Monte Rosa Hotel, at Zermatt, saying that he had seen an avalanche fall from the summit of the Matterhorn onto the Matterhorn glacier.
No notice was taken of Amy's flight, except by her mates, but the sharp-eyed demoiselles discovered that Mr.
They rank neither with mortals nor with immortals: long indeed do they live, eating heavenly food and treading the lovely dance among the immortals, and with them the Sileni and the sharp-eyed Slayer of Argus mate in the depths of pleasant caves; but at their birth pines or high-topped oaks spring up with them upon the fruitful earth, beautiful, flourishing trees, towering high upon the lofty mountains (and men call them holy places of the immortals, and never mortal lops them with the axe); but when the fate of death is near at hand, first those lovely trees wither where they stand, and the bark shrivels away about them, and the twigs fall down, and at last the life of the Nymph and of the tree leave the light of the sun together.
He is a sharp-eyed man--a quick keen man--and he takes in everybody's look at him, all at once, individually and collectively, in a manner that stamps him a remarkable man.
His trail of terror lasted four months and came to an end in February when a sharp-eyed police officer noticed his car acting suspiciously.
Fooling a sharp-eyed elk is no simple feat, and I've been spotted many times both at a distance, and when up close and personal.
A sharp-eyed guard saw her heading for the exit door, r ealised she was unwell and phoned for an ambulance to take her to the Royal .
The omission was brought to our attention by a sharp-eyed reader.
At least the sharp-eyed punter can glean a vital advantage on that score, but it's another example of how the BHA have lost touch with betting issues.
A sharp-eyed resident spotted new signs in the revamped square, marking out various restricted zones.
And if sharp-eyed viewers think that Mrs Amos looks surprisingly like her son in drag, well that's all part of the magic of television.
Sharp-eyed readers have pointed out that the photo on the cover of the February issue of Farm Collector (and again on page 19) shows a 3-horse hitch (not a team, as printed) pulling not a plow (as printed), but a harrow.