noun, plural oxeyes.
any of several composite plants, especially of the genera Heliopsis and Buphthalum, having ray flowers surrounding a conspicuous disk.
Informal. any of several shorebirds, as the least sandpiper.
any Eurasian plant of the genus Buphthalmum, having daisy-like flower heads with yellow rays and dark centres: family Asteraceae (composites)
any of various North American plants of the related genus Heliopsis, having daisy-like flowers
oxeye daisy, another name for daisy (sense 2)
[oks-ahyd] /ˈɒksˌaɪd/ adjective 1. having large, round eyes similar to those of an . adjective 1. having large round eyes, like those of an ox adj. 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