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2 definitions found
 for hawk-eyed
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Hawk-eyed \Hawk"-eyed`\ (-[imac]d`), a.
     Having very keen vision; sharp-sighted; discerning. [WordNet
     sense 1]
  
     Syn: keen-sighted, lynx-eyed, quick-sighted, sharp-eyed,
          sharp-sighted.
          [1913 Webster]
  
     2. alert to possible danger. [WordNet sense 2]
  
     Syn: argus-eyed, open-eyed, unsleeping, vigilant, wary,
          watchful.
          [WordNet 1.5]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  hawk-eyed
      adj 1: having very keen vision; "quick-sighted as a cat" [syn:
             argus-eyed, hawk-eyed, keen-sighted, lynx-eyed,
             quick-sighted, sharp-eyed, sharp-sighted]

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