from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Informal A danger signal on a railroad.
- n. Slang A late-night or overnight flight: caught the redeye from Los Angeles to New York.
- n. Any of several fishes with red eyes, as the rock bass.
- n. Slang Inferior whiskey.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The effect in a photograph taken with flash of a subject's eyes appearing red due to the reflection of light from the blood vessels in the retina
- n. Alternative spelling of red-eye.
- adj. Alternative spelling of red-eye.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The rudd.
- n. Same as redfish (d).
- n. The goggle-eye, or fresh-water rock bass.
- n. A scheduled public conveyance, such as a train or airplane, which travels late at night or overnight.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A cyprinoid fish, Leuciscus erythrophthalmus, having a red iris; the rudd.
- n. The Blue-spotted sunfish, Lepomis cyanellus.
- n. The rock-bass, Ambloplites rupestris. See cut under rock-bass.
- n. The red-eyed vireo or greenlet, Vireo olivaceus, having the iris red. See cut under greenlet.
- n. A strong and fiery whisky: so called from its effect upon the eyes of drinkers.
- n. The blue-green sunfish.
- n. A species of European chubb, Scardinius erythrophthalmus.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. travel on an overnight flight
- n. a night flight from which the passengers emerge with eyes red from lack of sleep
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