Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See white-eye.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A very small passerine bird, Zosterops lateralis, native to the Pacific.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A bird of the genus Zosterops, of which there are many species, whose leading common color-mark is a white eye-ring; a white-eye. See cut under Zosterops.

Etymologies

silver +‎ eye (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • A recent study has found the little city-dwelling silvereye is singing more simply, slowly and at a higher pitch than its country cousins so its tweets can be heard above the urban drone.

    NEWS.com.au | Top Stories

  • The auction catalog is on the website, where absentee bidders may register and pre-bid (www. silvereye.org).

    post-gazette.com - News

  • Free admission. (412) 431-1810 or www. silvereye.org.

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