having large, round eyes similar to those of an .
having large round eyes, like those of an ox
1620s, from ox + eye (n.).
noun 1. a composite plant, Chrysanthemum leucanthemum, having flowers with white rays and a yellow disk.
- Ox-eye herring
noun 1. a herring-like sea fish, Megalops cyprinoides, of northern Australian waters, related to the tarpon
/ˈɒksfæm/ noun acronym 1. Oxford Committee for Famine Relief 1963, short for Oxford Committee for Famine Relief. Oxford Committee for Famine Relief
[oks-ferd] /ˈɒks fərd/ noun 1. Also called Oxford shoe, Oxford tie. a low shoe laced over the instep. 2. Also called oxford cloth. a cotton or synthetic fabric, in plain, twill, or basket weave, constructed on a pattern of two fine yarns woven as one warpwise and one loosely twisted yarn weftwise, for shirts, skirts, […]