Definition of lynx-eyed in English:

lynx-eyed

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adjective

Keen-sighted.
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  • Even a cat can look at the king, and the lynx-eyed, observant smart cat has taken a close look not only at the boss but also the happenings at the studio during the author's brief but bright innings.
  • Pearl put him in his place with his own sonnet which begins, ‘Proofreaders, tremble; and poor typists, quail; / For R - N, lynx-eyed, thunders on your trail ’, and proceeds to show why books deserve better.
  • Why has no one, particularly the lynx-eyed Mrs Poyser, noticed Hetty's advanced condition?

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