from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Quick-sighted, like a bird; catching a glance as one goes.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Quick-sighted; catching a glance as one goes.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Having eyes like those of a bird; quick-sighted; catching a glimpse as one goes.
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I glanced from this Goliath to his little, bird-eyed spouse, and wondered if he had ever tried to mean business with her.