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.

    The Hussy


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