hawkeyed

adjective
hawk·​eyed | \ ˈhȯk-ˌīd How to pronounce hawkeyed (audio) \

Definition of hawkeyed

: having keen sight

Keep scrolling for more

Examples of hawkeyed in a Sentence

the hawkeyed driver spotted the state trooper lying in wait for unwary speeders

First Known Use of hawkeyed

1795, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about hawkeyed

Time Traveler for hawkeyed

Time Traveler

The first known use of hawkeyed was in 1795

See more words from the same year

Statistics for hawkeyed

Cite this Entry

“Hawkeyed.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hawkeyed. Accessed 8 December 2019.

More from Merriam-Webster on hawkeyed

Thesaurus: All synonyms and antonyms for hawkeyed

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with hawkeyed

Comments on hawkeyed

What made you want to look up hawkeyed? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to constrict the range or activity of

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Semantic Drift Quiz

  • a twisty river
  • Which of the following was once a synonym for fun?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Dictionary Devil

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!