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keen-eyed

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Definition of keen-eyed in English:

adjective

Extremely observant: an accident was averted by a keen-eyed officer keen-eyed talent spotters (as plural noun the keen-eyed) the keen-eyed will have spotted the small version of the flyer to the right.
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  • The raider demanded money but the keen-eyed postmaster had the presence of mind to study the gun.
  • A keen-eyed employee may suspect a pattern of claims.
  • This is still a very good play, staged with great flair and gusto by an excellent cast and a keen-eyed director.

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