Bird-eyed
Bird-eyed Bird"-eyed`, a. Quick-sighted; catching a glance as one goes. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • bird-eyed — ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective 1. : having eyes like a bird : having something (as spots) suggesting the eyes of a bird a bird eyed tissue 2. : easily frightened : skittish used chiefly of horses * * * birdˈ eyed adjective Quick sighted • • • Main Entry …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bird feeding — is the activity of feeding wild birds. HistoryJames Fisher noted that the first person to feed wild birds was the sixth century monk St Serf of Fife who tamed a robin by feeding it. It was in the winter of 1890 91 that people were encouraged to… …   Wikipedia

  • Bird — For other uses, see Bird (disambiguation). Aves and Avifauna redirect here. For other uses, see Aves (disambiguation) or Avifauna (disambiguation). Birds Temporal range: Late Jurassic–Recent, 150–0 Ma …   Wikipedia

  • Bird — Recorded as Bird, Byrd, Byrde and Bride, this famous surname is English. It derives from the pre 7th century word bridde meaning a bird, and as a surname was originally given as a nickname to one thought to bear a fancied resemblance to a bird.… …   Surnames reference

  • eyed — eye ► NOUN 1) the organ of sight in humans and animals. 2) a rounded eye like marking on an animal or bird. 3) a round, dark spot on a potato from which a new shoot grows. 4) the small hole in a needle through which the thread is passed. 5) a… …   English terms dictionary

  • bird's-eyed — …   Useful english dictionary

  • White-eyed River Martin — Taxobox name = White eyed River Martin status = CR | status system = IUCN3.1 status ref =IUCN2007|assessors=BirdLife International|year=2004|id=40350|title=Eurochelidon sirintarae|downloaded=3 January 2008 Database entry includes justification… …   Wikipedia

  • Red-eyed Vireo — In Wisconsin, North America Conservation status …   Wikipedia

  • Dark-eyed Junco — Male Gray Headed Race Conservation status …   Wikipedia

  • White-eyed Vireo — Taxobox name = White eyed Vireo status = LC | status system = IUCN3.1 regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Passeriformes familia = Vireonidae genus = Vireo species = V. griseus binomial = Vireo griseus binomial authority =… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”