See under goldeneye (def 1).
either of two diving ducks, Bucephala clangula, of Eurasia and North America, or B. islandica (Barrow’s goldeneye) of North America, having bright yellow eyes.
Also called golden-eyed fly
[gohl-duh n-ahyd] /ˈgoʊl dənˌaɪd/ (Show IPA). a lacewing of the family Chrysopidae.
noun (pl) -eyes, -eye
either of two black-and-white diving ducks, Bucephala clangula or B. islandica, of northern regions
any lacewing of the family Chrysopidae that has a greenish body and eyes of a metallic lustre
Also called Barrow-in-Furness [bar-oh-in-fur-nis] /ˈbær oʊ ɪnˈfɜr nɪs/ (Show IPA). a seaport in Cumbria, in NW England. Point, the N tip of Alaska: the northernmost point of the U.S. a town in N Alaska, S of Barrow Point: site of a government science-research center. noun See wheelbarrow, handbarrow Also called barrowful. the amount contained in […]
- Barrow pit
a roadside borrow pit dug for drainage purposes.
- Bar sinister
Heraldry. (not in technical use) a bend sinister or a baton. the proof, condition, or stigma of illegitimate birth. Historical Examples You display no coat of arms that no bar sinister may be displayed. The Lion’s Skin Rafael Sabatini Also, she thought she was all-white, and never dreamed of a bar sinister. A Son Of […]
a long-handled spoon, usually having the capacity of a teaspoon, used for mixing or measuring ingredients for alcoholic drinks.