(Roget's IV) modif.
Syn. observant, attentive, aware; see sharp-sighted .

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  • Lynx-eyed — a. Having acute sight. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lynx-eyed — lynx′ eyed adj. sharp sighted • Etymology: 1590–1600 …   From formal English to slang

  • lynx-eyed — [liŋks′īd΄] adj. having very keen sight …   English World dictionary

  • lynx-eyed — adjective having very keen vision quick sighted as a cat • Syn: ↑argus eyed, ↑hawk eyed, ↑keen sighted, ↑quick sighted, ↑sharp eyed, ↑sharp sighted • Similar to: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • lynx-eyed — a. Sharp sighted, eagle eyed, hawk eyed, keen eyed, Argus eyed …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • lynx-eyed — adj sharp sighted, eagle eyed, quick sighted, keen sighted, hawk eyed; all seeing, far seeing, all observant, not missing a thing; clear sighted, perspicacious, discerning, discriminating, perceptive; insightful, intuitive, keen, acute, wide… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • lynx-eyed — adjective Date: 1597 sharp sighted …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • lynx-eyed — /lingks uyd /, adj. sharp sighted. [1590 1600] * * * …   Universalium

  • lynx-eyed — adjective Possessing particularly good vision …   Wiktionary

  • lynx-eyed — adjective keen sighted …   English new terms dictionary

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