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[ahy-tooth] /ˈaɪˌtuθ/

noun, plural eyeteeth
[ahy-teeth] /ˈaɪˌtiθ/ (Show IPA)
Dentistry. a of the upper jaw: so named from its position under the .
cut one’s eyeteeth,

give one’s eyeteeth, to give something one considers very precious, usually in exchange for an object or situation one desires:
She would give her eyeteeth for that job.
noun (pl) -teeth
either of the two canine teeth in the upper jaw
give one’s eyeteeth for, to go to any lengths to achieve or obtain (something): I’d give my eyeteeth for a radio as good as that

also eye tooth, 1570s, so called for its position immediately under or next to the eye.

eyetooth eye·tooth (ī’tōōth’)
A canine tooth of the upper jaw.


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