American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. Either of two diving ducks (Bucephala clangula or B. islandica) of northern regions, having a short black bill, a rounded head, and yellow eyes.
- n. Any of various lacewings of the family Chrysopidae having yellow or copper-colored eyes.
- golden + eye (Wiktionary)
- From their golden-yellow eyes. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
“The game just HAPPENED to have a 'goldeneye' device that the player wore for better targeting and a HUD or some silly thing like that.”
“I've had a dog go out of sight after a crippled goldeneye.”
“But that goldeneye went straight down and no chance for that.”
“It would have to be either a common goldeneye or a pintail.”
“There were even ducks on the pond, teal and goldeneye paused for a rest on their southern flight.”
“It looked SOOO GOOD. then goldeneye was just the end all be all game.”
“A number of waterfowl species including goldeneye Bucephala clangula, goosander Mergus merganser, wigeon Anas penelope, teal Anas crecca and bean goose Anser fabalis breed in the area.”
“There is great competition among bird species to secure what are generally scarce habitats and nesting birds are often evicted by more dominant birds such as goosanders, goldeneye ducks or tawny owls, or by mammals like the pine marten.”
“Also saw a flock of about a dozen common goldeneye floating on the bay.”
“Though I did buy a N64 it was only for Goldeneye … and then later Perfect Dark (which rocked the crap oughta goldeneye).”
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Compound adjectives - based on the FAO ASFIS list of waterborne species.
birds with singular names from
at least 9 English dictionaries
List of words (or phrases) containing eye-, -eye-, or -eye. Beginning with red-eye and eyebright.
I've since begun adding other more oblique terms that lack the string -eye-, but that...
Birds endemic to the United States and/or North America.
There's a jar I've been adding movie ticket stubs to since about age twelve. I am pleased to have a more accessible way of keeping track of the movies I've seen. Even if some are pretty embarrassin...
Looking for tweets for goldeneye.