Definition of Birdseye

1. a. Seen from above, as if by a flying bird; embraced at a glance; hence, general; not minute, or entering into details; as, a bird's-eye view.



2. n. A plant with a small bright flower, as the Adonis or pheasant's eye, the mealy primrose (Primula farinosa), and species of Veronica, Geranium, etc.

Definition of Birdseye

1. Adjective. (alternative spelling of bird's-eye) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Birdseye

1. a flowering plant [n -S]

Birdseye Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Birdseye Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Birdseye

birdproof
birds
birds-of-paradise
birds of a feather
birds of a feather flock together
birds of paradise
birds of prey
birds of the feather flock together
birdsat
birdseed
birdseed agar
birdseeds
birdseller
birdseye (current term)
birdseyes
birdshop
birdshops
birdshot
birdshots
birdsit
birdsits
birdsitting
birdskin
birdskins
birdsong
birdsongs
birdstrike

Literary usage of Birdseye

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann, Edward Aloysius Pace, Condé Bénoist Pallen, Thomas Joseph Shahan, John Joseph Wynne (1913)
"... children of this marriage are deemed to be "legitimate children of the parent who at the time of the marriage was competent to contract" (birdseye, ..."

2. Encyclopedia of Connecticut Biography: Genealogical-memorial, Representative by American Historical Society, Samuel Hart (1917)
"Mr. birdseye is of the ninth American generation of the family founded by John birdseye, who, according to an eminent authority, was a Puritan in England in ..."

3. The New England Magazine by Making of America Project (1887)
"BY GEORGE birdseye. Long, dripping icicles hang from the eaves, They fringe the branches with their jewelled leaves, Like sunlit opals, gleaming with the ..."

4. A Satire Anthology by Carolyn Wells (1905)
""Married? 'Tis well; for I've been married twice!" "Begone! We'll have no fools in Paradise!" George birdseye. ..."

5. A Satire Anthology by Carolyn Wells (1905)
""Married? 'Tis well; for I've been married twice!" "Begone! We'll have no fools in Paradise!" George birdseye. ..."

6. Werner's Readings and Recitations (1891)
"birdseye, George (1844—).—Born in New York City, Nov. 21, and educated at the College of the City of New York, he entered Harvard University and was ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Birdseye

Search for Birdseye on Dictionary.com!Search for Birdseye on Thesaurus.com!Search for Birdseye on Google!Search for Birdseye on Wikipedia!

Search