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

  • adj. Having eyes of a specified number or kind. Often used in combination: one-eyed; blue-eyed.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having eyes.
  • adj. Having eye-like spots.
  • adj. Having the specified kind or number of eyes.
  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of eye.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Heaving (such or so many) eyes; -- used in composition.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having eyes, or marked with eye-like spots; furnished with eyes: used separately and in composition: as, a dull-eyed man; ox-eyed Juno; the eyed or ocellated blenny. See cut under ocellate.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. having an eye or eyes or eyelike feature especially as specified; often used in combination


Sorry, no etymologies found.


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